Columbia River Gorge

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78 mi 126 km

Hikes

98 mi 157 km

Trails
Gems
2 Gems

Easy Trails
14 Trails
Intermediate Trails
17 Trails
Hard Trails
2 Trails

Food & Drink

After the Hike: Local Favorites

Saw Tooth Roadhouse Pizza, good beer selection
Divots Restaurant 35ยข Wings on Monday
Good News Gardening Best pocket pies ever!! Crust is amazing, generously filled with locally grown berries & fruit.
1086 Tucker Rd, Hood River OR — (541) 386-6438
The Ranch Pumpkin milkshake in October... It's like liquid pumpkin pie
1950 12th st, Hood River OR — (541) 386-1155
Pita Pit Make any pita a salad (fork style) and you automatically cut 200 calories from the posted number
Thai House This is a five star spice scale restaurant. I usually order a 3/5 or a 2/3. I love spice, however, three stars was VERY spicy! I enjoyed my meal and finished it, but next time I would get a 2.
1302 13th St, Hood River OR — (541) 436-0509
Hood River Taqueria Awesome food and bevebrages
1210 13th St, Hood River OR — (541) 387-3300
Pine Street Bakery December 2013 - They will close after the New Years for a week or two for cleaning and stuff. They have posted a note in their door about it. Make sure you read it and write down the dates :)
1103 12th St, Hood River OR — (541) 386-1719
Cascade Locks Ale House Great atmosphere, really good sandwiches served with friendly service.
Egg River Cafe Friendliest, expedient and courteous service. Kid friendly--she brought out coloring books. Delicious breakfast and hot coffee going the entire time. PS: huge skillets.
1313 Oak St, Hood River OR — (541) 386-1127
East Wind Drive-in Omg the milkshakes.
New York City Sub Shop Their subs are like heaven!
1020 Wasco St, Hood River OR — (541) 386-5144
3 Rivers Grill The coconut shrimp off of the bar menu are the best I've had thus far on either the west or the east coast. I ALWAYS order it as an appetizer and it never disappoints!
Bette's Place A cozy, friendly place to hide out from the rain. Try the breakfast #9 with hash browns and toast. The veggie patty is delicious.
416 Oak St, Hood River OR — (541) 386-1880
Boda's Kitchen Chicken is great! I enjoyed the NW salad too. Good for a quick stop
404 Oak Street, Hood River OR — (541) 386-9876
Crazy Pepper Salsa is fabulous
103 4th St, Hood River OR — (541) 386-3739
Andrew's Pizza Greek Salad is amazing!
107 Oak St, Hood River OR — (541) 386-1448
Pietro's Pizza The memories
107 2nd St, Hood River OR — (541) 386-1606
River Daze Cafe Awesome fresh sandwich/salad place that sources locally when possible.
Celilo Restaurant & Bar Loved our dinner! Locally sourced, fresh ingredients. Shared three small plates and a fantastic pasta. Great martini too.
16 Oak St, Hood River OR — (541) 386-5710

Areas Within Columbia River Gorge

SUP Stroke Technique and Refinement - Level 2: Jul 1 - Rooster Rock State Park
Ready to increase your SUP efficiency? Review and practice seven strokes to help turn, move sideways and pivot. The strokes are: Sweep strokes, Cross nose, Nose draw, Rail Draw, Sculling draw and Pivot turn. Ideal for self-taught individuals or those who have taken an Intro to SUP class and would like to take their skills to the next level. Details
Learn to Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Class: Jul 1 - Rooster Rock State Park
Learn what you need to know to get started in the exciting sport of Stand Up Paddleboarding. We'll teach you proper stance, paddling strokes, and balance on the board. You'll get on the water instruction and practice. All equipment included. Details
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Trails in Columbia River Gorge - 21

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1.1 mi 1.8 km
#1 Munra Point Trail
Cascade Locks, OR
1.1 mi 1.8 km Cascade Locks, OR
All Clear
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Dry - Absolutely NOT a trail run. Straight up scramble, at times unsafe.
26 days ago
Bridal Veil, OR
2.2 mi 3.6 km Bridal Veil, OR
Minor Issues
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Muddy, Snowy, Fallen Trees
85 days ago
Cascade Locks, OR
12.9 mi 20.8 km Cascade Locks, OR
All Clear
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Clear all the way to the lake. There's still snow at the lake with 1 or 2 soggy campsites open. But you can camp at sites close to the lake at the ...
25 days ago
5.2 mi 8.4 km
#4 Oneonta Trail #424
Bridal Veil, OR
5.2 mi 8.4 km Bridal Veil, OR
Minor Issues
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Muddy - wet. be prepared to walk through some shallow waterfalls
42 days ago
Bridal Veil, OR
6.7 mi 10.8 km Bridal Veil, OR
Minor Issues
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Muddy, Snowy, Fallen Trees - Some snow remains on the trail, about 1/4 way up, around 1,400 feet -- trail section covered in snow, as of 4/12/17
69 days ago
Cascade Locks, OR
1.1 mi 1.8 km Cascade Locks, OR
Minor Issues
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Muddy, Snowy, Icy, Fallen Trees - Lots of trees down be careful.
85 days ago
Bridal Veil, OR
4.5 mi 7.2 km Bridal Veil, OR
Minor Issues
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Muddy - Trail washed out in some spots
44 days ago
Cascade Locks, OR
2.7 mi 4.3 km Cascade Locks, OR
Unknown
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Cascade Locks, OR
8.8 mi 14.1 km Cascade Locks, OR
Unknown
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0.8 mi 1.2 km
#10 Vista Point Trail
Bridal Veil, OR
0.8 mi 1.2 km Bridal Veil, OR
Unknown
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Chenoweth, OR
5.2 mi 8.4 km Chenoweth, OR
Unknown
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0.5 mi 0.8 km
#12 Return Trail
Bridal Veil, OR
0.5 mi 0.8 km Bridal Veil, OR
Unknown
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Cascade Locks, OR
3.6 mi 5.8 km Cascade Locks, OR
All Clear
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Dry - Absolutely NOT a trail run. Straight up scramble, at times unsafe.
26 days ago
Cascade Locks, OR
1.2 mi 2.0 km Cascade Locks, OR
Unknown
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Cascade Locks, OR
10.5 mi 17.0 km Cascade Locks, OR
Unknown
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Cascade Locks, OR
4.4 mi 7.1 km Cascade Locks, OR
Unknown
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Cascade Locks, OR
4.7 mi 7.5 km Cascade Locks, OR
All Clear
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Dry - Absolutely NOT a trail run. Straight up scramble, at times unsafe.
26 days ago
Cascade Locks, OR
1.0 mi 1.6 km Cascade Locks, OR
Unknown
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2.7 mi 4.4 km
#19 Easy CLIMB Trail
Cascade Locks, OR
2.7 mi 4.4 km Cascade Locks, OR
Unknown
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Bridal Veil, OR
12.1 mi 19.4 km Bridal Veil, OR
Unknown
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5.9 mi 9.4 km
#21 Nesmith Point
Cascade Locks, OR
5.9 mi 9.4 km Cascade Locks, OR
Unknown
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