- The list below includes 282 free or cheap things to do in or near Vancouver, Washington, including 80 different types of inexpensive activities like Movie Theaters, Parks, Bowling and Children's Play Area.
- From Waterfront Renaissance Trail to Esther Short Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Vancouver and in nearby cities within 25 miles like West Linn, Portland, Oregon City and Hillsboro.
92% 25 votes
200 River View Drive, Cascade Locks, OR 97014 MoreLess Info
Always Catchin' Fishing Charters LLC specializes in salmon and sturgeon fishing in the rivers of Oregon. The guided fishing tours run from spring until fall in the Willamette, Columbia and John Day rivers.
The Mount Hood National Forest comprises over 60 miles of terrain at the base of Mount Jefferson, with hiking, horseback and cross country ski trails, rafting and fishing, alongside picnic and campgrounds. Visit Timberline Lodge, a Depression-era National Historical Monument now operated as a hotel and lodge.
95% 1058 votes
500 N.E.Captain Michael King Smith Way, McMinnville, OR 97128 MoreLess Info
The place to get to know about the history of aviation and space travel, the Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum displays numerous military and civilian aircraft as well as spacecrafts. Both adults and children will surely have fun exploring the museum.
89% 9 votes
35835 South Highway 213, Molalla, OR 97038 MoreLess Info
Marquam Hill Ranch specializes in the raising and breeding of alpacas. The wool from these animals is used to make items sold in the on-site gift shop, and visitors are able to tour the ranch to get an up close look at its daily operations.
Sitting on 550-acres of land, the Wildwood Recreation Site is a recreational park that features dense vegetation, Western Red Cedar trees, and hiking trails. The site also has athletic fields, outdoor picnic kitchens, and group shelters.
As a family apple orchard, Marquam Meadows Fruit Company organizes U-Pick events where visitors can pick their own apples from over 500 trees. The varieties grown on the farm include Idared, Honeycrisp, Jonagold, Mutsu, and more.
Erratic Rock State Natural Site displays a 90-ton rock that was deposited during an Ice Age flood. The site features views of the Oregon Coast Range a paved trail for hiking and an orchard that provides bird watching opportunities.
100% 1 votes
460 NE Captain Michael King Smith Way, McMinnville, OR 97128 MoreLess Info
The Evergreen Aviation Playground is an aviation themed public playground at the Evergreen Aviation Museum. The playground features all air and space related structures and equipment like rockets, spaceships, and planes.