Win a Quest ($49): Discover Portland’s Hidden Gems on Urban Adventure Quest’s Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure this Summer!

We are giving you a chance to WIN an Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure quest worth $49. To win, comment on this post why you’d like to attend. Winner will be drawn and emailed Monday, July 14.

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From our sponsors:
Discover Portland with Urban Adventure Quest’s Amazing Scavenger Hunt AdventureAmazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure
Hours of Operation – Play anytime, Sunrise to Sunset
Summer 2014
$39.20 for a team of 2-5 people w/ code pdxpipeline
Tickets: urbanadventurequest.com

Looking for a way to turn Portland into a giant game board?

Urban Adventure Quest has created an interactive scavenger hunt that combines the fun of the Amazing Race with a three-hour sightseeing tour of Portland. Guided from any smart phone, groups make their way among well-known and overlooked gems of the city, solving clues and completing challenges while learning local history.

The adventure begins in the heart of downtown at Pioneer Courthouse Square and takes you on a journey to see the best sights of the city. From the Arts district to Powell’s bookstore and Voodoo Doughnuts … as well as amazing stops in between, you will enjoy all that Portland has to offer. The tour requires approximately 2.4 miles of walking and you will also experience the city’s famous street cars.

Using a smart phone as “the guide” allows participants to start when they want and determine their own pace of play. Stop to enjoy lunch or take in the sights… why not, it’s your schedule? Offered at a fixed price for a group vs. per person pricing, this city tour/game offers a great value to those on a budget.

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70 Responses to Win a Quest ($49): Discover Portland’s Hidden Gems on Urban Adventure Quest’s Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure this Summer!

  1. Melissa R. July 1, 2014 at 3:37 pm #

    Hoping this is a typo, June 14? And it is July 14th, because this would be a lot of fun to do
    :)

  2. Jesse July 1, 2014 at 5:42 pm #

    Hi! I would be such a hero with my family if I won this. Thanks PDX PIPELINE!!!

  3. Heather July 2, 2014 at 7:23 am #

    My nine year old son just learned about Geo-caching, and I know he would be stoked to join in the fun of a scavenger hunt, as would his five year old brother! I would love to have this opportunity!

  4. steve burnett July 2, 2014 at 3:23 pm #

    this would be an awesome way to get out and experience portland

  5. Ben July 2, 2014 at 9:30 pm #

    I want to do this! My mom’s favorite show is The Amazing Race, so if I could win this for her, she would be thrilled!

  6. Michelle July 2, 2014 at 11:37 pm #

    Just moved to Portland from Austin, TX. Urban Adventure Quest, show me what you got!!!

  7. Lyn July 3, 2014 at 10:29 am #

    I would love to be apart of Portland’s Amazing Race. Finding all the nook and crannies in this city would be awesome.

  8. Kat July 3, 2014 at 10:34 am #

    Best friend just moved from Brooklyn, NYC after some rocky times. Can’t think of a better way for her to jumpstart her new life in Portland than this adventure! Husband and I are also scavenger hunt virgins and this sounds like the perfect way to experience our first time together.

  9. Alison July 3, 2014 at 1:11 pm #

    I have always wanted to do this!!!!

  10. Chris July 3, 2014 at 1:21 pm #

    This sounds really cool. My girlfriend loves scavenger hunts so this would be fun to do together!

  11. Heather July 3, 2014 at 2:23 pm #

    Ooohhh, this just sounds like a ton of fun for my family!

  12. Kimberly July 3, 2014 at 2:39 pm #

    My kids and I were just doing the usual downtown yesterday, but we would love to have the opportunity to see hidden places and learn some history about PDX. We also like to solve puzzles and run, so this is a fun way to incorporate everything as a family activity!

  13. Deb July 3, 2014 at 3:21 pm #

    Looking forward to that Winner! e-mail. Thanks PDXPipeline

  14. Richard July 3, 2014 at 3:58 pm #

    I would love to lead 5 friends and family members on a quest around Portland, and learn more about my neighboring city!

  15. Matt July 3, 2014 at 4:02 pm #

    Probably never going to get on The Amazing Race, but this just might be the next best thing – sounds awesome!

  16. Lani July 3, 2014 at 4:05 pm #

    I want to explore & discover PDX pipeline style!

  17. Neil July 3, 2014 at 4:40 pm #

    Sounds like a blast. What a great way to get to know Portland better!

  18. Kathy July 3, 2014 at 4:41 pm #

    My husband is a chauffeur in Portland, and he would love to be able to let people know all the interesting things about Portland.

  19. Burton Reed July 3, 2014 at 7:01 pm #

    My wife and I just moved to the city last month and would love to explore the city with a scavenger hunt!

  20. Will July 3, 2014 at 8:00 pm #

    I’m still relatively new to the area and don’t really know Portland at all, and this would be an awesome thing to do!

  21. Douglas July 3, 2014 at 8:53 pm #

    WOW! This would be a AMAZING way to show my 10 y.o. son a new, fun side of Portland! Talk about COOL DAD points!

  22. Shannon July 3, 2014 at 8:53 pm #

    Beer. Portland. Exploring. Wicked awesome! Pick me. Choose me.

  23. Jennie July 3, 2014 at 9:00 pm #

    Looking for fun ways to play with my family this summer!

    This would be great

  24. Brittany July 3, 2014 at 9:18 pm #

    I have always wanted to do one of these!

  25. Dana G July 3, 2014 at 11:30 pm #

    This would be an awesome way to explore the city!

  26. Marcy July 4, 2014 at 6:31 am #

    My husband and I just moved to PDX from Orlando, Florida. We both love challenges, exploring, and puzzles. This would hit all three of those interests as well as probably providing the most fun way to learn about this awesome city :)

  27. jim July 4, 2014 at 8:20 am #

    This would be a great fun way to spend time with friends and family

  28. Jennifer July 4, 2014 at 8:35 am #

    This would be great. Pick Me! Pick Me!

  29. Rebecca July 4, 2014 at 10:16 am #

    Would love to take my NYC native boyfriend on this to prove to him that pdx is waaaaaaay better than the east coast! Maybe then he’ll let us stay here ;-)

  30. Adam July 4, 2014 at 1:02 pm #

    I would love to win some ghosty fun! Thanks so much guys!

  31. Ian July 4, 2014 at 2:19 pm #

    After 8 years of being here, this would be a great way to learn about my new hometown – and an interesting new date idea!

  32. michelle July 4, 2014 at 4:02 pm #

    Hi! I just moved here this week with my (new) fiance all the way from Connecticut. My birthday is this weekend, and since I was a kid I’ve been crazy excited about scavenger hunts! I’ve been trying to find a good way to explore and learn about our new home, and we love a good adventure ;)

  33. Q July 4, 2014 at 5:56 pm #

    This looks amazing! I’ve always wanted to do this, but it’s been too spendy for a casual weekend thing. I would love so much to win!!

  34. jenny July 5, 2014 at 7:40 am #

    This is such a great idea! I’d love to do this. Thanks!

  35. Johannah July 5, 2014 at 5:08 pm #

    Looks like loads of fun and educational too.

  36. Carla July 5, 2014 at 5:32 pm #

    I am originally from Portland and I moved back with my daughter who just turned 10. She recently learned about the Lewis &Clark Trail in school and is thirsty to learn more about Portland. We just spent the day at the Pittock Mansion. What better way to conquer her thirst than to win this spectacular prize?!

  37. Kim July 6, 2014 at 9:02 am #

    I just bought my son a smartphone yesterday, let’s break it in!

  38. Todd July 6, 2014 at 9:06 am #

    Would love to learn things about PDX that I should have learned when I first moved here! THX!!

  39. Mi'Lane July 7, 2014 at 1:17 pm #

    This would be a great time for my friends and I to get together and experience Portland.

  40. Leigh July 7, 2014 at 4:38 pm #

    Pick me! This sounds like a great time

  41. kimlynn July 9, 2014 at 11:09 am #

    This looks like so much fun ! I’ve never done one before.

  42. Emily July 9, 2014 at 3:15 pm #

    Hello my name is Emily and me and my mom Debbie will be in portland oregon for 10 days i would love to surprise her with this i know she would absolutley love it and i would love to spend the time with her !!!!

  43. NICHOLE July 9, 2014 at 11:14 pm #

    Would love to win these and get to know Portland better. Love this city!

  44. David July 10, 2014 at 1:17 am #

    I’ve always seen groups out on these scavenger hunt adventures but never knew how they got started. This would be so much fun and a great break from school this term, hook it up!

  45. Ericka July 10, 2014 at 1:53 am #

    I love scavenger hunts! My favorite one required us to ask a neighbor for a dead fly. I believe I was ten at the time. Aww…memories!

  46. Melinda J July 10, 2014 at 1:34 pm #

    What a great way to learn a little more about PDX. A fun running adventure!!

  47. Stuart M July 10, 2014 at 1:41 pm #

    As an avid Treasure Mountain player growing up, scavanger hunts are a deep part of my soul. Pick me and I will remove the Master of Mischief from his throne.

    • Mariah July 10, 2014 at 3:08 pm #

      Cool even for my teenage son!

  48. Alex July 10, 2014 at 3:10 pm #

    I have heard about this scavenger hunt and have wanted to do it for over a year. I am going to take my friends and make 3 teams to challenge to a race.

  49. Georgia July 10, 2014 at 3:35 pm #

    Because I love a good quest!

  50. destry brown July 10, 2014 at 9:37 pm #

    Would love to do this wit h dw and ds

  51. Dana Wales July 10, 2014 at 9:38 pm #

    Would love to do this as a family

  52. Carolyn July 10, 2014 at 11:07 pm #

    Sounds fun!

  53. KRH July 11, 2014 at 11:10 am #

    What a fun family activity and great excuse to cruise around Portland – Please, please, please, maybe I can convince the teenager that parents are still cool!

  54. Heather Primeaux July 11, 2014 at 11:31 am #

    Our family of 5 would LOVE this!

  55. Mari Stephenson July 11, 2014 at 12:21 pm #

    Love an urban adventure!

  56. Joshua Tabshy July 11, 2014 at 6:35 pm #

    I am a teacher and I love to get my students out in the city. This would be a great way to get ideas for an urban studies field trip for my students during the school year. Thanks pdxpipeline!

  57. Natalie July 11, 2014 at 10:49 pm #

    I would love to explore the beautiful city of Portland with a scavenger hunt. My birthday is next Friday (7/18) and this would the best gift!! :)

  58. Leslie Maya July 12, 2014 at 11:39 am #

    My girlfriend just got back from a 4 month travel around South America. I am trying to give her a warm welcome back with a tour around her favorite city, Portland! She absolutely loves scavanger hunts! So this would be the perfect activity to both do a scavanger hunt and get to know the beautiful city of Portland!
    It would be great if we got to do it!
    Thank you PDX PIPELINE!

  59. Rob July 13, 2014 at 10:11 am #

    We just moved to PDX and would love to do this scavenger hunt to learn more about this awesome city!
    Thank you!

  60. MK July 14, 2014 at 10:12 am #

    Pick me, pick me!

  61. Mel K. July 17, 2014 at 7:51 pm #

    I’ve been here a year, and I’m sure I probably haven’t seen half of what I would if I went on this adventure. I LOVE adventure! I want some tickets. :D

  62. Roberta July 20, 2014 at 3:58 pm #

    OK, have never been on a scavenger hunt, or even considered going on one, but your writeup makes it sound like a lot of fun. Please consider me

  63. Dave July 20, 2014 at 5:20 pm #

    I am a lost sole living in portland my whole life but some how i am still lost! I think this just might be a chance to find my self and my way. Sounds like fun and its been so long sense I’ve had a bit of fun. Have a grate day and good luck to everyone!

  64. justin July 26, 2014 at 1:19 pm #

    I like adventure.

  65. Katie August 1, 2014 at 8:39 am #

    new to Portland and would love to learn about it!

  66. Sherrie August 1, 2014 at 9:16 am #

    I would love to experience this as a first time scavenger hunter. What a great way to spend the day. Live in a small rural town and would love some of your big city experience.

  67. Alyssa August 7, 2014 at 10:07 pm #

    Well this looks like a hoot! i’d love to play! I love scavenger hunts!

  68. CariAnn August 10, 2014 at 12:07 pm #

    I’d like to play. I’d love to learn more about Portland.

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