Click on the map for a
On the map above Milwaukie is on the east side of the Willamette River
(blue line down the center of the map) about in the center of the map. Milwaukie
is immediately SE of Portland
As a visitor, you will have
difficulty discriminating between the neighborhoods of southwest Portland and the city of Milwaukie. We will not make this discrimination on
In recent years southwest Portland has been found by both businesses and those
who live in the Portland
Originally Milwaukie was a
farming community. The Bing Cherry
was developed here.
The City of Milwaukie has a
Here is a great page we
found concerning area museums.
Open Saturday and Sunday
11am-3pm. Weekdays by appointment. This small museum was formerly the
George Wise family farmhouse, built on Lake Road in 1865. Donated to the
Milwaukie Historic Society, this museum is dedicated the history of Milwaukie.
gas station was opened in 1947, and the Bomber Drive-In opened in 1948.
Although the gas station closed in 1991, the original family still runs the
restaurant Art Lacey's flair for serving great food has influenced today's
Effort to restore the B-17
Wings of Freedom Showcase
The Bomber Restaurant
13515 SE McLoughlin Blvd
Open Friday through Sunday 10am-3pm. A unique American
diner with a landmark
B-17G bomber, which has the lowest airtime of any B-17 in
the world This airplane was purchased as war surplus after World War II. A
mission has been established to restore it to air-worthy condition.
Veterans Coffee Club 1st Friday of the month, 10am-12pm. Volunteer Meetings
1st Thursday of the month at 10am.
Southeast of Milwaukie
This areas main access is from
Exits 12 and 14 on Interstate-205.
This area is bordered on the
south by the Clackamas River and to the east by the foothills of Mt. Hood and National Forests.
There is a great biking &
walking trail from Clackamas to Gladstone
Today this area SE of
houses one of the largest
shopping malls in the country the Clackamas Town Center. It has over 180 shops and is located at 12000 SE 82nd Avenue
I-205 Exit 14 Sunnyside Road.
Form the Oregon Military Museum
The Oregon Military Museum is located on the grounds of
Camp Withycombe, just East of I-205 in Clackamas (South-East of Clackamas
9 AM - 5 PM on Friday and Saturday
Other hours by appointment.
You can get directions on their web site, the link is to
the left below the photograph.
Clackamas County Parks
Picnicking & Camping
Chamber of Commerce
their visitor page.
Clackamas County Tourism
2051 Kaen Rd., Suite 427
Oregon City, Oregon 97045
They have a great website for