Celebrating 22 Years of Walking Portland

About Peter

Peter Chausse is a part time instructor with The Heritage Institute/Antioch University, where he conducts over 30 different courses for School teachers throughout the year that focus on local art, architecture, Natural science and history. A former elementary and middle school teacher, Peter has a degree in Forestry, and worked for the U.S. Forest Service before entering the teaching profession. He has owned and operated, "Peter's Walking Tours of Portland," since 1995. Each year, Peter leads more than 50 tours of Downtown Portland and vicinity. The tours are appropriate for all age groups and have proven to be fun and educational adventures.

Peter's Walking Tours and Continuing Education Courses

Upcoming Tours

Contact Peter by phone or text at (503) 704-7900, or via email at walkportland@msn.com to learn of the meeting locations, and to reserve a spot. 

Upcoming Classes


Sat.-Sun., March 25-26, Historic Oregon City

Mon., March 27, Oregon Zoo and World Forestry Center

Weds., March 29, Trail, Tram, Trolley, Train

​Fri., March 31, Willamette River Greenspace

​Sun., April 2, West Linn & Lake Oswego

​Sat., April 8, Forest Park & NW Portland

Sat., April 22, Foothills of Mt. Hood

​Sat., April 29, Wildwood Trail and Pittock Mansion

​Sat., May 6, Silverton and the Oregon Garden