The Portland Stairs BookBook - 2010
From Mount Tabor's epic 282 steps to the glass cupola atop 115 steps in Pioneer Courthouse, The Portland Stairs Book features details on twenty outdoor stairs that have amazing stories and something unique to offer an urban explorer. The stairs include the Willamette River Bridge Stairs, The Westover Terraces Steps, and Rocky Butte's Grand Staircase. The book also features indoor stairs that are perfect for a rainy Portland day and five Stair Trails that lead readers on urban treks that contain hundreds of steps in five different areas of town.
From Library Staff
multcolib_LocalInterest Jun 26, 2014
Neighborhood walks featuring public stairs, with interesting details about local history, city planning, and more.
Climb away! Explore the history of Portland through urban adventures step by step.
SchoolCorps Oct 29, 2012
Portland has 196 public staircases, an irresistible asset to this pedestrian-friendly city. In The Portland Stairs Book, Portland's walking guru Laura Foster has gathered the best and most interesting in a handy pocket-sized guide.