Local Area Recreation Near Cascade Locks / Portland East KOA Holiday
Our local area is known for its breathtaking views and outdoor recreation. While you are here take a hike on one of many waterfalls or windsurf the Columbia River. During fishing season you may even see the local Native Americans fishing from their platform. Be sure to learn about the legend of the Bridge of the Gods.
Historical Museum & Oregon Pony
The Historical Museum was founded in 1969 and is managed by a member volunteer commission. Cascade Locks takes pride in the presentation of our history, preserved for your enjoyment and that of future generations.Museum Highlights: River locks, Oregon Pony locomotive, Columbia Gorge Native American History, and regional history.The Historical Museum also features information, photographs, and artifacts on the history of the Columbia River Gorge, topics including: Historic Waterways and Locks, Native American history in the Gorge, the Cascade Rapids, Railroads, Fishwheels, Sternwheelers and Steamboats on the Columbia River, Cascade Lock's School history and Much More!
417 SW Portage Rd
Cascade Locks, OR 97014
Fishing in the Columbia River Gorge is World Class. From Steelhead and Salmon on the Sandy, Salmon, Hood, Deschutes and John Day Rivers in Oregon and Klickitat, White Salmon, Little White Salmon, Wind and Washougal Rivers in Washington, to trout fishing on The Deschutes River. The Columbia River has more Sturgeon than any other river in the world. Contact local outfitters for details, or visit Oregon and Washington websites at www.dfw.state.or.us or www.wdfw.wa.gov.
Wet Planet White Water Rafting
Wet Planet Whitewater is the Center for River Rafting and Kayaking in the Columbia River Gorge – Washington and Oregon. Wet Planet is a group of motivated, energetic, whitewater professionals who have come together to share a passion for whitewater rafting and kayaking. They offer guided river rafting trips on the Northwest's classic “wild and scenic” rivers, whitewater kayak lessons and instructions, and river rescue training. Enjoy 10% off your rafting trip when you stay at our KOA! Use code "KOArafters23" to book with Wet Planet.
860 Highway 141
White Salmon, WA 98672