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Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area

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Bike and Hike: Columbia River Gorge Adventure from Portland
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Morning Half-Day Multnomah Falls and Columbia River Gorge Waterfalls Tour from...
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Columbia River Gorge Tour and Portland Spirit Dinner Cruise
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A 1243 mile long river with 80 miles of canyons. Located between the states of Oregon and Washington.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After several drives the length of the Gorge I find the wildfire impacts noticeable but not seriously impacting the beauty of the area. In fact some vistas of waterfalls and cliffs have been opened up. The burned areas are spotty and most seriously out of...More

1  Thank Crowso
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have visited over the years. It is a good hike but worth it. You can choose something that meets your physical stamina or just view the falls.

1  Thank Lori W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easy access but parking is very hard on a weekend many people so be prepared to wait or walk a bit more. Beautiful waterfall very scenic and photogenic. Highly recommended easy hike.

Thank izakkapi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a 5-day river cruise on a 100 passenger boat. The food was wonderful and available through out the day. All of the shore excursions were included. We stopped at Astoria, OR, Mount St. Helens, WA, and Stevenson, WA. The staterooms are small but...More

Thank Donald M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in Portland in August, and drove on the Columbia River, stopping at many of the scenic points and waterfalls. The whole area is lovely, and we enjoyed our day there. We hiked up to the Upper Horsetail Falls, and were fortunate to have...More

1  Thank Parang_Mehta
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Since some news stays local, it is imperative that anyone who intends to visit this area be aware that this summer (2017) there were fires that destroyed a large part of the Columbia Gorge on the Oregon side. At this time, October 2017, all trails...More

4  Thank F4981JCmichaels
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

Cant say enough about the gorge. Beautiful, relaxing and clean. This us a must see if in the area. Great for families and solo.

Thank ThaiDean
Reviewed September 30, 2017

We were looking forward to this part of Oregon...wonderful views, but due to the past days of fires, many of the exits were closed for the safety of drivers..we saw a lot of charred timber and places where timber had been cleared. Beautiful water and...More

1  Thank Kathy L
Reviewed September 28, 2017

A lot of waterfalls, hiking trails and one scenic drive... can easily spend a whole day there. Multnomah Falls and Oneonta Gorge are my favorites!

Thank reany1984
Reviewed September 25, 2017

We took a whole day to drive the road, have also driven a few miles on the Washington side. Nevertheless, we couldn't see all the waterfalls; you have to hike to some of them and then you just don't have enough time. We saw the...More

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Jason W
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Response from coachwilson10 | Reviewed this property |
Can't help you there... I was in Oregon for my first time in August. I live in Texas. I know locals actually said it doesn't snow much in Portland. I think it does in the mountains around Portland though. I know there are... More
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