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Address: Cascade Locks, OR 97014
Phone Number: (541) 308-1700
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Portland Combo: Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Trolley and Columbia River Gorge Tour
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More than just a hike...an adventure!

This was a great adventure for my family of 5. We have a 10, 7, and 5 year old and we were fine. Wear tennis shoes/water shoes. You will get wet and water is cold. It was... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Jill R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This was a great adventure for my family of 5. We have a 10, 7, and 5 year old and we were fine. Wear tennis shoes/water shoes. You will get wet and water is cold. It was great fun!!!

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Thank Jill R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Be aware that this hike is short, but strenuous. You will walk down a shallow river bed, make your way over a hill of fallen trees that have congregated in one spot, then swim or wade (depending on your height) through approx. 5 feet of water to get to the falls. The deep water is only for maybe 8 feet,... More 

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Richland, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've visited over 80 waterfalls in the past two years and the Oneonta Gorge hike to the waterfall was my favorite hike of them all. We made this hike in the fall, so the weather was coolish and the water was freezing. BUT because we had to maneuver over a giant bonafide log jam and then wade through a section... More 

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Santa Clara, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fun little adventure hiking through the gorge right up to the waterfalls. The difficult section is the beginning where you have to scramble over a large boulder followed by multiple log jams. There was a lot of scrambling, crawling and sliding involved. It was a bit scary for me but quite fun as well. Most people recommended going over the... More 

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Bonners Ferry, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cool place if you are up for an adventure. We brought our little sister (8 years old) and it was sort of a struggle for her. Wish there were more directions on the trail though. Know where you are going and how to get there before starting the hike.

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arriving at the far end of Oneonta Gorge is totally worth the effort it takes to get there. When you stand at the end of that pristine fissure in the earth and feel the spray from Lower Oneonta Falls falling all around you, it is an incredible, indelible moment. The hike itself is quite short – just over a mile... More 

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Denton, TX
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Even on a busy holiday weekend, the Oneonta Gorge area was not as busy as some of the other area falls. We loved the hiking and the scenery. People were more relaxed along these trails. Good place to spend some quality time.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As part of our recent visit to Oregon, we did this hike (2 adults and 2 teens) and loved it! Very cold water - take your breath away cold - but there was only one section where the water was chest high. Otherwise, some places were thigh deep or just ankle deep. It really felt like an adventure. I would... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Last waterfall I did on my waterfall weekend trip down in Oregon was a bit difficult with logs and boulders but I did it in crocs and with my 1 year old son on my back. Got to the gorge where the water got chest deep for me ( I'm 6 feet even ) and lucky for me a fellow... More 

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1 Thank Gerrold A
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome trail. One of its kind. Refreshing !!! Be cautious on the logs. Chest level water at its deepest point and it was fun.

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