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Small Group Columbia Gorge Waterfalls and Wine Tour from Portland
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Private Tour: Columbia River Gorge Day Trip from Portland
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The Columbia River Gorge, a 75-mile canyon through the Cascades, is a broad, picturesque river with water-controlling dams.
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Hood River, OR 97031
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The Columbia River Gorge has so many attractions, viewpoints, waterfalls, hiking trails, wineries, parks, and scenic drives and to sum up a review for all of these things all I can say is every bit of it is breathtaking, picture perfect, and full of awe.

Thank mjt23
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were driving to Portland and thoroughly enjoyed the views and quaint towns along HWY 84 Would love to go back and spend more time--only downfall was the recent fires in the area had closed the accesses to the multiple waterfalls.

Thank amarxma
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very scenic river along interstate 84. The rock formations are impressive & there are many places to hike.

Thank harryatkck
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just walk on the beach, view from the road, wade in, enjoy the spectacular views from the Oregon or Washington side!!!

Thank thehighprincess
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Columbia River Gorge is a stunning place to go to. The views are absolutely amazing. This is 1 jewel out of many Oregon has to offer. For those who love the outdoors, long walks, water sports, stunning coast lines, climbing, skying, driving through incredible picturesque...More

Thank Carn W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The wildfires were winding down during our visit fortunately. It was our first visit to the area even though both of us grew up in the PNW. This is a must see area. Absolutely stunning views. If you have kids make sure you get them...More

Thank Kristin S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A highlight of our Pacific Northwest adventure trip was going to be staying in Cascade Locks, Oregon, and hiking along the gorge, viewing all the amazing waterfalls and enjoying this incredible, unique place. Wildfires changed all that. We had to cancel our month's-long plans. Instead...More

1  Thank Ernie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A short review cannot begin to explain what this area is. It is dozens of towns, 2 states, dozens of beautiful waterfalls, hundreds of spectacular overlooks, and great dams. You need at least a week to begin to experience the place with a car. It...More

Thank liftman53
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They have something here for everyone. Restaurants, Gift shops, Made in the Gorge shops, Art shops, Jewelry shops, Wine shops, Micro Brews, Coffee shops, Sport shops, you name it...they have it.

Thank T S
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We did the drive from Vancouver WA on 14 to Hood River OR today. I don't currently recommend it until the fires are out. This wasn't our first time, but it was for my father in law. We knew about the fires, but we only...More

Thank Mwilliford
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Megan B
10 October 2017|
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Response from 56Lovetraveling | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest driving to Cascade Locks and crossing at the Bridge of the gods. Head west for 5 minutes or so and stop at Beacon Rock. Take the hike to the top of the rock. It's about a 30-45 minute hike up the side of... More
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Adriana M
16 September 2017|
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Response from OregonExplorers4 | Reviewed this property |
Our family has driven "The Gorge" numerous winters, as we visit family in Montana during the December holidays. Be prepared. Keep an eye on local weather, and long range forecasts. There can be dry roads on the Oregon... More
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mollysnene
3 May 2017|
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Response from Dennisrl67 | Reviewed this property |
Doesn't matter, just remember to have the sun at your back.
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