Please be aware that Daylight Saving Time
(DST) changes in Oregon do not necessarily occur on the same date every year.
In Oregon, DST starts on the 2nd Sunday in March and ends on the 1st Sunday in November.
Facts About Oregon
Information for Travelers
Oregon is a state in the Pacific Northwest region of the western United States.
The 42° north parallel delineates the southern border with California and Nevada.
Oregon is a wild and lush state that offers many picturesque tourist attractions.
The Columbia River delineates much of Oregon's northern border with Washington, while the Snake River delineates much of its eastern border with Idaho.
US 101 runs along the coast, connecting a wide variety of beautiful resorts, beaches and scenic coastal landscapes.
The Columbia River flows inland alongside the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area with lots of fun things to do, including waterfall hikes and windsurfing or kiteboarding on Hood River.
In addition to its natural beauty, Oregon is equally known for its urban charm.
The state's largest city, Portland, has an international reputation for attracting tourists with an original and welcoming culture.
Portland's tourist gems range from rose gardens to art museums and a huge bookstore.
Further south, other cities and fun places to visit include the thriving university town of Eugene, the coastal city of Newport and the state capital of Salem.
Read about Oregon in Wikipedia