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Address: Hood River, OR 97031
Phone Number: 541-386-2333
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Activities: Hiking, Wind-surfing, Viewing wildlife
Description: The Columbia River Gorge, a 75-mile canyon through the Cascades, is a...
The Columbia River Gorge, a 75-mile canyon through the Cascades, is a broad, picturesque river with water-controlling dams.
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Simply watching all the activities that take place on the river--paddlewheel boat, junior sailing regatta--made my day.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 18, 2015
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Tampa
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78 reviews 78 reviews
32 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 NEW

Simply watching all the activities that take place on the river--paddlewheel boat, junior sailing regatta--made my day.

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Gresham, Oregon
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104 reviews 104 reviews
42 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 NEW

I did an extensive review under trip advisor Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area. Besides what I said, if you do a quick trip through the Gorge to Hood River, you can leave Portland on I84 and travel to Cascade Locks. For a better view of the Gorge, cross over the Bridge of The Gods at Cascade Locks, and continue... More 

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London, Canada
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229 reviews 229 reviews
165 attraction reviews
159 helpful votes 159 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

The Columbia River Gorge is a must see when visiting Oregon. It is breathtakingly beautiful and so much to see and do in the area. We only had a day to explore, but we packed a lot in and loved every minute of it. There are so many beautiful waterfalls, hiking trails, scenic overlooks, charming little towns,and just relaxing along... More 

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Mariposa
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62 reviews 62 reviews
25 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Our family met here (kids/grandkids) for Christmas 2014 and rented a large house near the tiny town of Hood River, right near the water. Gorgeous, quiet spot, charming for walks in the crisp winter air, nearby park for the kids to play, sweet little town where everything was closed due to the holiday but we didn't care. Splendid time had... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

So much to do from fishing to boating to a Paddle Wheel tour. Scenery is great and a lot more to do.

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
19 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

I took my dad and son out for sight seeing all the way from Minnesota it was worth having the gorge as a destination site on my travels it is a must see for the bucket list.

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Portland
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The Columbia Gorge offers the very best of it all- scenic waterfalls, hiking tails, vistas, the majestic Columbia River, best ice cream cones ever at Cascade Locks, quaint & charming towns along the way.

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Colorado
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79 reviews 79 reviews
22 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Arrived in Portland and crossed the river to Washington State. Traveled west to east on the Washington side, crossed over at The Dalles and traveled east to west back to Portland. Allow plenty of time for stops along the road.

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Tampa, Florida
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58 reviews 58 reviews
18 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015 via mobile

We took a drive down from Seattle to Portland and made our way over to the gorge, we loved it, just wish we had more time, we will definitely come back, amazing views!!

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Sandpoint, Idaho, United States
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37 reviews 37 reviews
4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

cross some bridges, visit dam, use the turnouts, check out some waterfalls... Ms be sure to visit the Stonehenge replica.

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