Located in the majestic scenery of Clackamas County, Milwaukie offers more than beautiful landscapes. Also known as the “City of Dogwoods,” it is one of the best places to raise a family according to some publications. Milwaukie offers good schools and plenty of recreational opportunities. Portland is close by, and nearby Mount Hood offers snow skiing. The area features an authentic World War II B17G bomber. If you want quiet charm combined with outdoor adventure, Milwaukie is a good fit.