The Portland Hills have stairways cross-connecting some streets, like Berkeley, California and San Francisco. This brick structure houses water valves.
Hillside homes perched high above the Willamette River.
Steel house supports are common on the steep hillside.
A starter castle?
Ample rain yields lush hillside trees, shrubs and flowers.
A word play on ‘The Portland Zoo’? Free toilets in the park area near Portland State University. Free public toilets mean cleaner parks, an idea other cities should consider.
Tasty Pacific Northwest water from a classic fountain.
Kind of says it all, right?
A sculpture at Wall of the Heroines at Portland State U.
Forsake all sloth, ye who enter through these portals.
And exercise the mind. Portland State Chess.