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Hood River Hiking

Located near Oregon’s highest peak, Mt. Hood, and within the lush waterfall corridor of the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, Hood River offers magnificent hiking all year long. You’ll find short family-friendly walks, long cardio workouts, and everything in between. And, with the Pacific Crest Trail and other long-distance trail options nearby, multi-day excursions are easy to plan.

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Transportation To, From and Around Hood River

Car-free exploration of the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area and its towns used to be primarily for those willing and able to ride their bikes there along the Historic Columbia River Highway. But now, it’s getting easier to both get to Gorge trailheads and towns and to explore Hood River, thanks to new transportation services, plus fun Hood River-based bike tours for all levels of riders.

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Welcome to Hood River County

You’ll find the best of the outdoors, lodging, shopping, food, breweries, orchards and more.

Take Your Pick in Hood River Valley

Take Your Pick in Hood River Valley With acres upon acres of farms and orchards, Hood River is a top pick for summer and fall visitors – literally! The Hood River Valley features numerous u-pick spots, [...]

Top Family Activities in Hood River (Summer/Fall)

Top Family Activities in Hood River (Summer/Fall) Hood River is a well-loved playground for kids and grownups alike. Whether you’re planning a long weekend or a multi-week trip, here are 10 great ways to [...]

Ready Set Gorge

Travel Tips for the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area Located near Oregon’s highest peak, Mt. Hood, and within the magnificent Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, Hood River offers abundant hiking and biking [...]

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