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Canby is located in Clackamas County, south of Portland, between Barlow and Oregon City, off of Highway 99E (part of the Portland-Vancouver, Oregon-WA metro area).

Baker, one of the earliest white settlers in Oregon, arrived in the area in 1832 with a cattle drive from California, took an Indian wife and was soon farming. He "squatted" on this land, which is now north Canby. This community was named for Major General Edward R.S. Canby (hero of the Civil and Indian Wars).

Canby is famous as the state's garden spot (flowers). Famous landmarks include Swan Island Dahlia Farm, the Canby Ferry which transports passenger across the scenic Willamette River to Stafford area near Wilsonville. St. Josf's Wine Cellar, Canby Depot Museum, is one of the oldest remaining railroad stations in Oregon. Canby Grower's Market, Fir Point Produce and Hoffman's Dairy Garden which hosts a number of farm festivals.

There is also a Canby, Minnesota.

Team Van Gordon Auctioneers | Morning Shade Farms | South Barlow Produce | Three Rivers Farm |
Public Libraries Canby Public Library | St Josef's Wine Cellar | Canby |
Sports and Sporting Events Canby Rod & Gun Club |
Willamette River Ferries Canby Ferry | Location: Canby Oregon 97013

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02/05 Coming to The Canby area
Water Music Festival Seaview WA April1 The Water Music Festival is an all-volunteer non-profit organization dedicated to bringing quality chamber music to the Lower Columbia River Region.
Astoria-Warrenton Crab and Seafood Festival Warrenton OR April26 Crab and seafood as well as entertainment. Listen to the Astoria HS Jazz Band on Sunday.
Mt. Pisgah Arboretum Wildflower and Music Festival Eugene OR May19 A day of wildflowers, music, food, crafts, and microscopes!
Rhododendron Days Florence OR May17-19 The annual celebration of the blooming of rhododendrons along the central Oregon Coast.
Columbia Gorge Wine and Pear Fest Hood River OR May18-19 Start off the weekend with friends and fun featuring Columbia Gorge wineries and eateries. Highlights include entertainment, live music, wine tasting, great food, fruit exhibits with samples, and local artisans.