Celebrating 23 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 24-25, Historic Oregon City

Mon., March 26, Oregon Zoo and World Forestry Center, Too.

Thurs., March 29, Trail, Tram, Trolley, and Train

Sat., March 31, Forest Park and NW Portland

Sat., April 7, West Linn & Lake Oswego

​​Sun., April 8, Hidden Clackamas County

Sat., April 14, Foothills of Mt. Hood
Sun., April 15, Wildwood Trail & Pittock Mansion

Sat., May 5, Silverton & the Oregon Garden

​​Sat., May 12, Lower Sandy River


Driving Tour just added. Click here for more details.

Self-guided courses available. Click here for more details.

Summer classes now posted. Click here for more details.