Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area

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  • Address: Cascade Locks, OR 97014, United States, Portland
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  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Phone: +1-5413081700
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Outdoors, Hiking Trail, Scenic Drive, Family And Kids

The Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area is stretched over 292,500 acres connecting the Sandy River with the Deschutes. The river takes its course through Oregon and three Washington counties which contribute to the serene beauty of this Gorge. Volcanoes and floods effortlessly carved a brilliant path down the steep Rocky Mountains leaving behind the breathtaking Columbia River Gorge.

The Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area exhibits a picturesque view with sumptuous waterfalls that will leave you mesmerized. The unruffled scenic area is also ideal for hiking to get a better glimpse of the individual waterfalls.

Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area Travel Tips

  • Wear comfortable shoes suitable for hiking.
  • The area is crowded during peak season and weekends.
  • Visit the gorge in the morning.
  • Parking is minimal.

How to Reach Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area

  • By Train: Amtrak Station– BNG
  • BNSF Railway Co
  • By Bus: Hood River Hotel bus stop

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  • Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area Address: Cascade Locks, OR 97014, United States, Portland
  • Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area Contact Number: +1-5413081700
  • Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area Timing: 24-hrs
  • Best time to visit Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area(preferred time): 09:00 am - 02:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area: 03:00 Hrs
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  • 91.29% of people who visit Portland include Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area in their plan

  • 73.93% of people start their Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area

Thursday, Friday and Saturday

94.07% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area

People normally club together Washington Park and Trillium Lake while planning their visit to Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area.

People also prefer to start their day with Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area Reviews & Ratings

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    On 02-Jan-2019

    One of the most beautiful places in the world. This looks like a place in Europe but with less crowds.