Archive for the ‘Pacific Crest Trail’ Category

Best Day Hikes Along PCT | Paradise Park

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Thursday, August 27, 2015

According to Terry Richard travel author for The Oregonian, one of the top five best day hikes along the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) in northern Oregon is the Paradise Park Loop. Located in the Mount Hood National Forest, the Paradise Park Loop is a gorgeous location for hiking,camping, flower identifying and more. Learn why  Paradise Park made top […]

Best Day Hikes Along PCT | Dry Creek Falls

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Wednesday, August 26, 2015

According to Terry Richard travel author for The Oregonian, one of the top five best day hikes along the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) in northern Oregon is to Dry Creek Falls. Located in the Mount Hood National Forest, the Dry Creek Falls is a gorgeous location for hiking, waterfall photography, picnicking with the family and more. Learn why Dry […]

Best Day Hikes Along PCT | McNeil Point Hike

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Wednesday, August 26, 2015

According to Terry Richard travel author for The Oregonian, one of the top five best day hikes along the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) in northern Oregon is the McNeil Point Hike. Located in the Mount Hood National Forest, the McNeil Point area is a gorgeous location for camping, hiking, photography, flower identifying and more. Learn […]

Best Day Hikes Along PCT | Timothy Lake

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Monday, August 24, 2015

According to Terry Richard travel author for The Oregonian, one of the top five best day hikes along the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) in northern Oregon is Timothy Lake. Located in the Mount Hood National Forest, Timothy Lake is gorgeous location for swimming, fishing, camping, biking , boating, hiking and more. Learn why Timothy Lake made […]

Increased Hiking of the Pacific Crest Trail

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Wednesday, January 28, 2015

The Pacific Crest Trail Association has reported more web traffic and more long-distance hiking permits requested with the release of the movie Wild. The Pacific Crest Trail starts near Campo, California near the Mexican border then travels 2,650 miles to Washington’s Pasayten Wilderness at the Canadian border. The movie, Wild stars Reese Witherspoon, who received […]

From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Wednesday, December 3, 2014

The movie Wild staring Reese Witherspoon was filmed all over the Pacific Northwest. This film was based on the book From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail, the story of the writers experience in life after divorce and the lost of her mother. This emotionally empowering film is heavily loaded with beautiful background […]