Valley of Portland

Orient of Oregon
Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite, S. J.

Human progress is our cause, liberty of thought our supreme wish, freedom of conscience our mission, and the guarantee of equal rights to all people everywhere our ultimate goal.


Greetings from the beautiful City of Roses!

Big city excitement and small town charm make Portland, Oregon, known as the City of Roses, one of the favorite destinations in the West. Portland is situated approximately 70 miles from the Pacific in a magnificent setting between the Tualatin Mountains and the the sparkling waters of the Columbia River with the Willamette River bisecting the city. Portland's historic Old Town (complete with shanghai tunnels! ), galleries and museums, Saturday Market, farmers' markets and theatre companies will keep visitors busy for weeks! Its lush green parks are perfect for a picnic or an afternoon stroll. Come visit us and experience for yourself why we love it so!