With so much going on in Hood River and so many great stories to tell, it’s not surprising we show up in news and media venues around the world. Sports, arts, food, wine, beer, agriculture; business news; recreation and tourism; it’s all here and it’s all noteworthy. Check out these recent media stories to learn what others are saying about exciting Hood River County.

Merry & Bright: Holiday Events in Hood River  Red Tricycle – November 19, 2014

Highway 35: The Fruit Loop 1859 Magazine – November 2014


9 Small Beer Towns that Deserve National Attention Thrillist – November 3, 2014

Hood River Hat Trick World of Adventure Sports – October 25, 2014

6 Of America’s Favorite Little Towns You Need To Visit This Fall Huffington Post – October 27, 2014

America’s Favorite Towns Travel + Leisure – November 2014

Your Hood River Fruit Loop Field Guide Portland Monthly – September 29, 2014

Get Out of Portlandia! 10 Epic Weekends Refinery29 – August 14, 2014

Hood River’s Best of the Best: Dining, Biking, Paddling, Food and Drink OregonLive.com – May 21, 2014

Best Adventure Towns National Geographic Adventure – April 2014

36 Hours in Hood River, Ore. New York Times – April 3, 2014

Arts and Culture

Beer, Wine, and Agriculture


Roy Webster Columbia River Cross-Channel Swim


Fruit Loop

Local Businesses

Hops Fest

Media Mentions and Fun Facts