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Address: Hood River, OR 97031
Phone Number: 541-386-2333
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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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This was one of many drives through the Gorge and it never fails to impress. It is best seen from the Oregon side east of Umatilla and from WA14 west of Plymouth. Be sure to use... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
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Da Lat, Vietnam
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Da Lat, Vietnam
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78 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This was one of many drives through the Gorge and it never fails to impress. It is best seen from the Oregon side east of Umatilla and from WA14 west of Plymouth. Be sure to use at least a few of the many bridges to cross and change your viewpoint aa you drive.

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Sydney
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Don't miss the opportunity to visit some of the many points along the gorge. Many view points and hikes along the way, but go early if in peak season as the area is very popular and parking is difficult (if driving the old scenic road).

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Go past Multnomah Falls and go to out-of-the way places like Cascade Locks, Bonneville, Viento Park, Hood River, Mosier, The Dalles, White Salmon, Lyle, Maryhill. There are several great wineries, especially on the Washington side of the river. The views of Mt. Adams and Mt. Hood are simply spectacular on a clear or mostly clear day. Take the time to... More 

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Thank Patricia A
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Either side of the river and in most locations, The Columbia Gorge is a beautiful combination of nature, sport, and relaxation. We never tire of the beauty!

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Corvallis, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I have lived in the Portland area most of my life and been around the USA enough to know that the Columbia River Gorge is a Do-Not-Miss destination. There must be over a dozen waterfalls along the Gorge. Every waterfall has its own "personality" and is worthy of a lingering visit. Yes, it will take all day and more to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is mind blowing river .. You get to see so many view points .. Beauty of river in different Angels 👌🏻👌🏻 Small hiking is enough to see the river from top view .

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Bethesda, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Go early and drive the historic highway- there are so many beautiful falls and hikes, plan in advance which you would like to hit. It is busy during peak times, but crowds thin significantly on longer or more difficult hikes. The views are amazing.

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Palm Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Driving through the Columbia River Gorge is great. There are spectacular views of the tree studded hills on each side of the river as well as the glimpses of the majestic twisting Columbia. On the west side of the Dalles, it's a verdant picture but on the east side of the Dalles, you are confronted by a high desert. It's... More 

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Elkton, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful area to visit, with wonderful waterfalls and magical vistas of the cliffs and mountains. Make sure to take your time, and try to avoid the summer--lots of tourists!! The fall is a great time to vist, as is the spring!

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North Oaks, MN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Would definitely recommend driving along the Columbia River Gorge. Very scenic and lots of neat places to stop along the way.

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