Archive for the ‘Tourism’ Category

AdventureSmith Exploration: Cruise of the Columbia River

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Wednesday, November 18, 2015

AdventureSmith Explorations will be offering a cruise up the Columbia River in 2016 to celebrate the National Park centennial. The cruise will offer not only the spectacular scenery of the Gorge, but will provide a true taste of the Pacific Northwest through the local cuisine served: Lewis & Clark National Historical Park at Fort Clatsop […]

Falls Creek Falls: Three-Tiered Waterfall

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Wednesday, November 18, 2015

About twenty-five minutes North of the Cascade Locks, an easy out-and-back day hike to a spectacular three tiered waterfall awaits you. Falls Creek Falls, just past Carson, WA, in the Gifford-Pinchot National Forest, is a hike that any waterfall-chaser will love. The trail to Falls Creek Falls is well maintained with a few short moderately […]

Columbia River Highway Collaborative

Posted by West Columbia Gorge Chamber on Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Rep. Mark Johnson (R-Hood River) has been selected by Oregon Gov. Kate Brown to co-lead a new program, the Columbia River Highway Collaborative.  The Collaborative will work to reduce congestion issues in the Gorge, specifically on I-84. An Oregon Solutions project, the Collaborative does not presently have proposed policy drafted, but the hope is that […]