Enjoy a Day in the Tualatin Valley Countryside
Within minutes, you are transported from the urban centers to the wide-open countryside, where farms abound. A visit to Tualatin Valley’s livestock farms provide a unique getaway just outside of Portland. A drive through the scenic agricultural areas of this part of Oregon will give you a great show of cows, horses, sheep and goats. Those furry long-necked guys you see out there aren’t llamas — they’re alpacas!
Shop Alpaca Products
Head to Alpacas of Oregon in Sherwood to shop for exquisite alpaca products including yarn and items imported from Peru. At the Barn Store, you can get hand-knit scarves, hats, socks, vests, sweaters and even Teddy Bears. You can also take a free tour of the farm, just call ahead to schedule it (503-348-6958).
Stoneberg Alpacas Boutique features soft alpaca wool yarn, sweaters, hats, socks, shawls and other alpaca wool products. Situated on an alpaca farm, stop by, pet an alpaca and peruse this unique boutique.
Have a Goat Party!
Portland Goat Parties is a one-of-a-kind farm experience that will melt away your stress and take your mind off of all the craziness of day-to-day life. Get a dose of baby goat therapy. There is nothing like having a baby goat or three naps in your arms! Must reserve your space in advance. Groups of 15 or more people are advised to schedule a private visit.
In Tualatin Valley, the enchanting interactions with alpacas and goats offer a unique blend of rural charm and hands-on discovery, making it an unforgettable destination for both animal enthusiasts and nature lovers alike.
Plan your Oregon’s Tualatin Valley Getaway
Discover the hidden gem of the Tualatin Valley, where nature, culture, and adventure await you this winter and spring. Order the latest Winter/Spring Inspiration Travel Guide from Explore Tualatin Valley and get ready to explore, taste, and enjoy this amazing destination.