By Jon Shadel
Lately, few cities have received as much media attention as Portland — it’s been declared a retirement community for the young (and bearded), a playground for adventure-seekers and, most of all, a foodie’s Eden. But there’s more to this town than craft beer, fixed-gear bicycles and, well, hipsters. This is also a great place to be a kid. Here are a few adventures sure to please kid-explorers of all ages — and keep their grown-ups happy, too.
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