Trip Ideas

5 Reasons to Make Hood River Your Winter Basecamp

5 Reasons to Make Hood River Your Winter Basecamp’Tis the season for relaxing with family and friends, playing in the snow, and enjoying Oregon’s bounty. Located in the heart of the Columbia River Gorge National [...]

Open to Visitors with Lots of Fun Fall Options

Open to Visitors with Lots of Fun Fall Options The Gorge has been greatly impacted by the Eagle Creek Fire, due to the extended closure of I-84, popular trails, and the Historic Columbia River [...]

Hood River’s Top Fall Activities

Hood River’s Top Fall Activities With beautiful autumn colors, u-pick orchards, unique festivals and seasonal beers, wines and ciders, Hood River offers a cornucopia of activities. Go apple and pear [...]

Three Hoppy Days in Hood River

Three Hoppy Days in Hood River Beer is serious business in Hood River, Oregon. From downtown, you can walk to four Hood River breweries, where you can taste award-winning craft beer and enjoy great [...]

Take a Hike Off the Beaten Path

Take a hike off the beaten path in Hood River With its close proximity to Oregon’s highest peak, Mt. Hood, and the lush waterfall corridor of the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, Hood [...]

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 [...]

Car-Free Wine Tasting in Hood River

Car-Free Wine Tasting in Hood River This summer, take a bicycle tour through Hood River wine country. Named a Top 10 Wine Destination for 2017 by Wine Enthusiast magazine, Hood River, Oregon, is well-loved among wine [...]

Take in the Sights in Hood River

Take in the Sights in Hood River If you like taking scenic drives, Hood River, Oregon, is a stellar basecamp for exploring two spectacular Oregon scenic byways: the 105-mile Mount Hood Scenic Byway and [...]

Bicycle Itineraries

Bicycle Itineraries Insider’s Tip: If you need to put air in your tires, tighten a bolt, or tend to other issues with your bike, the town of Mosier has a self-serve bike [...]

Top 7 Must Do’s

Top 7 Must Do's 1. Drive the Fruit Loop. This 35-mile scenic drive through the valley’s orchards, forests, farmlands and friendly communities is one of the area’s top attractions. Throughout the [...]

Seasonal Activities

Seasonal Activities Hood River’s Top Springtime Activities With sunny skies, blossoms galore and thundering waterfalls, Hood River is the epitome of spring. Here are the top five ways to experience Hood [...]

Celebrate Blossom Time in Hood River

Celebrate Blossom Time in Hood River With world-class wildflower hikes and fruit blossom displays, Hood River, Oregon welcomes spring with open arms. Snow in the Hood River Valley has melted away, and its 14,000 [...]

Three Cider-Centered Days in Hood River

Three Cider-Centered Days in Hood River Long known for its rolling hills of fruit orchards and its craft beer scene, the Hood River Valley is experiencing the fermentation craze making its way across the [...]