In the Fall, Extension students visit the American Southwest and Oregon State during a week long trip. This trip is exclusive to Extension students.

Southwest Trip

The Southwest is a beautiful, unique area of the world. The links below will help to to understand and enjoy the places you will visit on the Southwest Trip. Have fun, and don’t fall into the Grand Canyon!

New Mexico

Albuquerque, New MexicoLoretto ChapelPueblo Cultural Center
Chimayo MuseumMission of San Miguel of Santa FeRed or Green?
Georgia O’KeeffeThe Museum of Indian Arts and CultureRio Grande Gorge Bridge
Georgia O’Keeffe MuseumThe Museum of International Folk ArtSanta Fe, New Mexico
The Journey’s End MonumentPueblo art and potteryThe University of New Mexico


The CanyonMontezuma Castle
The Grand CanyonSouthwest Native Americans
Grand Canyon National ParkSunset Crater Volcano National Monument
John Wesley PowellWupatki National Monument

Portland Trip

It’s time to visit Portland, Oregon! Click the links below to find out more information about your newest destination.


Historic Old Town ChinatownMultnomah FallsUwajimaya
Japanese American Historical PlazaPortland Saturday MarketVoodoo Doughnut
Japanese GardenPortland, OregonWorld’s Smallest Park
Lewis and Clark Discovery CenterPowell’s Books 

Colleges and Universities

Columbia Basin CollegePortland State University
Lewis & Clark CollegeReed College

Important Oregonians

William ClarkThe Chinook NationDr. John McLoughlin
The Clatsop TribeMeriwether LewisSacajawea

Southwest Places:

Visit the Southwest!

Places to Go:


The Grand Canyon

New Mexico



Multnomah Falls

Japanese-American Memorial

Southwest Trip Gallery