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The Columbia River Gorge, a 75-mile canyon through the Cascades, is a broad, picturesque river with water-controlling dams.
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Hood River, OR 97031
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Reviewed today

They have something here for everyone. Restaurants, Gift shops, Made in the Gorge shops, Art shops, Jewelry shops, Wine shops, Micro Brews, Coffee shops, Sport shops, you name it...they have it.

Thank T S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the drive from Vancouver WA on 14 to Hood River OR today. I don't currently recommend it until the fires are out. This wasn't our first time, but it was for my father in law. We knew about the fires, but we only...More

Thank Mwilliford
Reviewed 1 week ago

The views of the gorge are still amazing. The fires were creating smoke drift that came and went. The river was beautiful, as always, so the visit was still very satisfying!

Thank EJG195
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful drive. There are many waterfalls to stop, see, and hike. Of course Multnomah Falls is the most popular, but if you have time to check out the others it is worth it- they are equally beautiful.

Thank travelerKristenB
Reviewed 1 week ago

From Portland, Oregon travel east along old highway # 30 (not the main highway by the river), you'll have easy access to all the waterfalls and signs pointing out each just before you reach them. Parking at each fall is limited, so you might have...More

Thank rbthodge
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

At the time of this writing, a good portion of the Gorge is on fire as a result of carelessness of a 15 year old who lit fireworks off in the forest. Smoke covers the entire area from flames that consume the precious trees. Visibility...More

2  Thank Doug P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The beauty of the gorge defies description. Spectacular mountains, transcribing waterfalls, never to be forgotten fishing, hiking, apple picking, vineyards and views everywhere. Delving into the history alone was fun.. this ranks high on things to add to your must see bucket list. I forgot...More

Thank peter h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We drove along the historic Columbia River Highway on a beautful day. Almost every waterfall is well-marked and easy to walk to. There are no long hikes involved.

Thank Mandy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I grew up in California but always had family near the Portland area so I grew up taking family vacations near here and hiking in the Gorge. The views are spectacular!

Thank 11thchild
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It shouldn't be news to anyone that the Columbia River Gorge is a truly beautiful place. We've been through it several times, but this past week took two Washington, D.C. friends for their first visit. And they loved it. If you have the time, continue...More

Thank IdahoKid
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Adriana M
16 September 2017|
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Response from OregonExplorers4 | Reviewed this property |
Our family has driven "The Gorge" numerous winters, as we visit family in Montana during the December holidays. Be prepared. Keep an eye on local weather, and long range forecasts. There can be dry roads on the Oregon... More
3 May 2017|
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Response from Dennisrl67 | Reviewed this property |
Doesn't matter, just remember to have the sun at your back.
1 May 2017|
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Response from Dennisrl67 | Reviewed this property |
If you have the time take them all. If you really have time take the gorge tour boat.