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Oregon’s One-of-a-Kind Scavenger Hunt

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Monday, May 11, 2015

Travel Oregon and Portland Bikes have teamed up to celebrate the 7 Wonders of Oregon in a one-of-a-kind scavenger hunt. This fun scavenger hunt is a great motivator to those of us who love adventure and just need a little motivation to get out there and live it. There is a custom bike “hidden” in […]

The Best of The Columbia River Gorge

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Monday, May 4, 2015

The 7 Wonders of Oregon are back by Popular Demand. One of Oregon’s wonders is The Columbia River Gorge. Learn the Best of’s for The Columbia River Gorge below. Best view: I supposed you could get cute and list the long hike to Nesmith Point or Indian Point, but really, does the view get any […]

Largest National Scenic Area in America

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Monday, April 21, 2014

The US Congress has recognized the Gorge as a National Scenic Area, the largest in America. So it is rightfully named a Wonder of Oregon. Learn more about this amazing place below. Just a short drive from Portland, you’ll find the amazing view from Crown Point, where you can see the mighty Columbia nestled in […]

Biking The Seven Wonders of Oregon

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Monday, April 14, 2014

Bike The Seven Wonders of Oregon Interested in biking the Seven Wonders of Oregon? They are bicycle friendly, check out the article from Ride Oregon that gives the biker friendly guide for riding the 7 Wonders of Oregon. Read details below. Some of the wonders, such as the Oregon Coast and the Columbia River Gorge, […]

7 Wonders of Oregon | Crater Lake

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Friday, March 21, 2014

Seven Wonders of Oregon | Crater Lake Crater Lake was once a volcano that collapsed creating the deepest lake in America. This beautiful lake is meant for jumping in and swimming. More things to do and visit while near Crater Lake include the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Oregon Caves National Monument, The Rouge River, and the […]

7 Wonders of Oregon | The Wallowas

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Thursday, March 20, 2014

Seven Wonders of Oregon | The Wallowas The Wallowas land is carved by the Oregon Trail, surrounded by Hells Canyon, Snake River, working ranches, ghost towns, and Wallowa Lake Tramway. With so much space and fresh air to breathe, The Wallowas is the perfect place to go camping, horseback riding, and experiencing nature. Read more […]

7 Wonders of Oregon | Smith Rock

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Seven Wonders of Oregon | Smith Rock Smith Rock is where American Sports Climbing was born. It also provides hiking, golfing, biking and handfuls of brewing companies to visit after all that outdoor playing. With almost year round sunshine there is no bad time to visit Smith Rock. Read more about what this wonder has […]

7 Wonders of Oregon | Painted Hills

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Seven Wonders of Oregon | Painted Hills The Painted Hills are millions of years on display in the different colored layers of soil. They are one of three parts of the John Day Fossil Beds National Monument. This land is breath taking and provides that moment of realizing how small our moment in time is […]

7 Wonders of Oregon | Columbia River Gorge

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Monday, March 17, 2014

Seven Wonders of Oregon | Columbia River Gorge There is no place like the Columbia River Gorge, it is the largest national scenic area in the country. So much of this beauty is visible from the highway including many waterfalls, others are just a short hike away. This area is so close to the city […]

7 Wonders of Oregon | The Coast

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Friday, March 14, 2014

Seven Wonders of Oregon | The Coast The Oregon Coast consists of almost a mile for every day of the year, and it is all open freely to the public. Oregon’s Coast provides beautiful sunsets, hiking trails, surfing sports, scenic routes, wonderful wildlife, and so much more. Read more about what this wonder has to […]

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