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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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Wow what a great drive along this powerful and very large river. The scenes are specatula so if you are one driving be sure to stop at the view points. You will see hundreds of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
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Eugene, Oregon

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Eugene, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Wow what a great drive along this powerful and very large river. The scenes are specatula so if you are one driving be sure to stop at the view points. You will see hundreds of wind surfers and interesting water craft along the drive.

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Always a highlight of our road trip to this area. Never fails to mesmerize you when watching the many, many kite boarders and wind surfers doing their water tricks. Great place to while away the time and have a picnic.

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Columbus, Ohio, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

awesome scenery all over the place. don't go near a weekend, the places are packed and had very few parking spaces.

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Weed, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

The gorge is ever changing. The river is awesome, the gorge has lots of attractions, from several high, beautiful water falls, to a building, I think called Crown Point, up on the top of the Oregon side gorge, to lots of dams to explore, and don't miss the Discovery Center. If you watch you can see big horn sheep around... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

150 of us of us, from one year to 80 years old had the best four summer day vacation attending a wedding in this beautiful spot. The owner, management, and all employees made this as homey and even better than a home wedding. We filled up all the rooms, there is not a BAD room in the place. depends on... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

The various waterfalls and hikes along the Gorge are just beautiful. My recommendations are Multnomah Falls, Oneonta Gorge and Bridal Veil falls. The hike up Multnomah is not easy but worth it. It's 1 1/4 miles with 11 switch backs. Be prepared for traffic and if you're going to Multnomah try to get there early or else you may have... More 

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OREGON CITY
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

This is such a beautiful place with so much to do. But even a nice drive on I84 and taking in the sights is recommended. So many trials and parks you can stop along the way with waterfalls, camping, etc. If you are in the area and want something to do at no cost this would be a good bet.

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

See ships pass through locks, fish traversing the stairs, fish hatchery and the Bonneville hydro electric dam - a must see.

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Portland, Oregon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Rivals any road in the world with its beauty. Multiple waterfalls you can view from the Old Columbia Hwy and dozens more on excellent hiking trails. Multnomah Falls is a must see, a 612 ft two level waterfall with a very nice restaurant in the lodge. Take a full day to stop at every attraction along the road less than... More 

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Morristown, TN
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

The entire length of the Columbia River Gorge from Portland to The Dalles Dam (where we headed south) has the panoramic views of a mighty river! If you go off the beaten path on Hwy 30, you can see the overlooks of the River. You can also follow the interstate the entire way.

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Address: Hood River, OR 97031
Phone Number: 541-386-2333
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Hood River

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