Beaverton is approximately twenty minutes from downtown Portland.
By public transit
You can take the blue or red MAX line from downtown Portland to Beaverton.
If you arrive by car, you can come via OR-217 from Interstate 5 or US-26 from downtown Portland.
Beaverton is home of Nike Inc. World Headquarters, a beautiful campus sprawling many acres. Apart from this campus, the city has a strong culture of environmental preservation, so there are many parks and public places for leisure across the city.
Some of the activities in Beaverton include various malls including Washington Square, and Cedar Hills Crossing (formerly Beaverton Mall). Both of these malls contain many activities such as great food, including fast food, or formal restaurants. Washington Square recently built a Cheesecake Factory, which is always a popular place to dine. Both malls have movie theaters along with stores that fit anybody's taste. There are many beautiful parks located throughout the Beaverton area that are frequented by many people. And, of course since it is the NorthWest, there is a coffee shop on every corner.
- DoubleTree by Hilton, 15402 NW Cornell Rd, ☎ +1 503 614-8100. All suite accommodations with complimentary breakfast buffet, high speed Internet, and 24 hr. business center
- Courtyard Portland Beaverton, 8500 SW Nimbus Ave, ☎ +1 503 641-3200, fax: +1 503 641-1287.
- Fairfield Inn & Suites Portland West/Beaverton, 15583 NW Gateway Ct, ☎ +1 503 972-0048, fax: +1 503 972-0049.
|Routes through Beaverton|
|Ends at N S ← Hillsboro ←||W E||→ Portland → Prineville|
|Forest Grove ← Aloha ←||W E||→ Portland via|
|Ends at N S ← Aloha ←||W E||→ Hillsdale → Portland via|
|Ends at ←||N S||→ Tigard → N S|