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5 Great Columbia Gorge Hikes for Fall

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Wednesday, October 21, 2015

When summer ends, many think that hiking season is over. However, as autumn sets in, cloudy skies are matched with red, orange, and yellow leaves, and as the rain falls, waterfalls become more commanding. While there are a slew of hikes throughout the Gorge, Friends of the Columbia River Gorge has produced this list of […]

Top 7 Waterfall Hikes in The Columbia River Gorge

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Monday, March 9, 2015

Hiking is great but hiking and finding waterfalls is amazing. The Columbia River Gorge is home to many waterfall hikes. Discover your perfect waterfall hike and then hike it. Read descriptions of the top 5 waterfall hikes in The Columbia River Gorge below. Wachlella Falls ~ An easy, relaxing hike to one of the prettiest […]

Take A Hiking Tour of Mt. Hood and The Columbia River Gorge

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Friday, February 27, 2015

Hiking Mt. Hood and The Columbia River Gorge opens opportunities you may not have realized were right outside your door. Hiking to the top of the 2nd most climbed mountain, Mt. Hood, provides the opportunity to discover ice caves and the feeling of being on top of the world. One step onto a trail along […]

Buck Point Hike

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Monday, October 27, 2014

If you like a little more adventure in your hike then the Buck Point Hike may be the ideal trail for you. Buck Point Hike starts at the Eagle Creek Trailhead and requires the finding of the ‘real’ Buck Point Trailhead. If found this hike is 1.8 miles round trip with 570 feet elevation gain […]

Punchbowl Falls Hike

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Monday, October 27, 2014

Not only does Oregon have the Columbia River Gorge but it also holds little treasures like Punchbowl Falls. To get to this epic waterfall you have to endure a 3.8 mile round trip hike but good news it’s difficultly level is easy. This hike is recommended for children ages 10 and up and is available […]

Autumn Hiking in the Columbia River Gorge

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Autumn Hiking in the Columbia River Gorge Summer is headed out the door with Autumn sure to take over any moment. With Autumn comes beautiful fall colors in the trees and the swelling of waterfalls as the rain returns. This is a beautiful time of year for hiking in the Columbia River Gorge. Friends of […]

Eagle Creek

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Within one of Oregon’s Seven Wonders, The Columbia River Gorge contains many mini-wonders. Eagle Creek is one of those mini-wonders. This beautiful hike provides such amazing scenery you may feel like your in another world. Read more about Eagle Creek below. The unquestioned gem of Oregon’s side of the gorge, the trail begins between Bonneville […]