Local Area Attractions
Timberline Lodge Skiing Area
Come enjoy some of the most pristine ski conditions in the world.
Timberline Lodge was built in the late 1930's, this National Historic Landmark sits at an elevation of 5,960 feet.
Columbia Gorge Interpretive Center
Surrounded by dramatic basalt cliffs, the Center is situated next to Rock Creek Cove on a 10-acre river view site. Learn of the enormous resources provided by the river: salmon, timber, hydroelectric power, and a chain of ports, sustaining shipping and trade. See how in the 20th century, economic growth and diversified development chart the present and shape the future of this unique environment.
Bonneville Dam and Fish Hatchery
Please call ahead for tours of the fish hatchery at 1-541-374-8820.
Vista House - National Historic Landmark
The view from Crown Point is one of Oregon’s most beautiful and inspiring sights. It was officially dedicated on May 5, 1918, as a monument to the early pioneers of Oregon.
Mount Hood Scenic Railroad
The railroad offers charters and daily trips. Built in 1906, the train is a link between two of The Oregon Trail’s most spectacular natural wonders -- the awe inspiring Columbia River Gorge and the foothills of dramatic, snowcapped Mount Hood, the state’s highest peak. 1-800-872-4661
Local Area EventsListing Calendar
4th of July Fireworks
Celebrate 4th of July in Cascade Locks at the Marine Park. You will also be able to see fireworks across the river in Stevenson. Enjoy two shows in one great location!
Sternwheeler Days June 27-29
There will be arts and crafts, music, food, parade, petting zoo, mountain encampment, sternwheeler rides. 541-374-8619
Gem and Mineral Show July 9-13
Cascade Locks Marine Park.
Lavender Daze Festival
Lavender Valley Farm, Hood River. Art, Music, Lemonade, Plants & u-pick. oregonlavenderfestival.com