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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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Columbia River Gorge was gouged out of the land millions of years ago. The Federal government and States of Washington and Oregon have attempted to keep it as tranquil and... read more

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Vancouver, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Columbia River Gorge was gouged out of the land millions of years ago. The Federal government and States of Washington and Oregon have attempted to keep it as tranquil and pastoral as possible while limiting development. Hikers from around the world trek in paths, some gentle some difficult to explore this wonder. The views are unmatched anywhere in the world.... More 

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Indialantic, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Columbia River Gorge is truly a waterfall lover's delight. There are so many great waterfalls that drop through lush temperate rainforest to the river below to enjoy it was too much for one weekend.

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Dallas, TX
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What a wonderful experience. Scenic, great hiking, half day river rafting trip was really fun - would recommend it

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Yakima, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Traveled from Yakima, WA to Portland, OR leaving at 6:45 pm... At about 7:45, initiated trek via US 14 road... Sunset colors settling on sides of columbia river gorge, with snowy Mt. Adams' blasting background, made it sometimes difficult to keep my eyes on the road (no accidents though). Beautiful area indeed! Only downside, AT&T has no coverage there whatsoever!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The Gorge is beautiful!! I have been there twice now and loved it both times. There are water falls to see whether you are a hiker or not. The views from the Vista House are spectacular. If you are in Oregon it is definitely worth going to. Make sure you have enough time to drive through to see all the... More 

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Greene, RI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Loved the gorge. Great views, the Vista House, the waterfalls and assorted e d hikes that can take up the day. They only issue is when you go. Traffic can be terrible with plenty of tie ups at many of the scenic stops. So picking your times is important. Worth the trip, if traffic is bad grab your backpack and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our group ranging in age from 4 to 64 drove along the Columbia River, stopped in Hood River, and traveled back on the Washington side of the river back toward Portland. Amazing views along the both sides of the river, including Mount Hood. While in Hood River we parked on the street, meters were steep at 25 cents every 15... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I visited a series of waterfalls last week on our last full day in Oregon. The Columbia River Gorge is beautiful - a place which is truly one of a kind. Coming from Hood River, we started our sightseeing journey by visiting HORSETAIL FALLS. It's not only visible from historic US 30, but is located within a... More 

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Appleton, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The drive along the Columbia River Gorge is gorgeous! Fantastic views and stops along the way. We visited during the week so traffic wasn't bad at all.

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Hartsburg, Missouri
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I didn't think this stretch if river was particularly interesting or oretty. It really just looks like any lake or river you'd see anywhwre. Don't go out if your way, also the wineries charge a dollar a sip to taste their wine. Keep driving.

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