"Road to Hood River, Oregon" Top 5 Page for this destination Hood River by phildeni

Hood River Travel Guide: 43 reviews and 145 photos

Columbia River Gorge

The most scenic way to Hood River is on the Historic "Old River Hwy."

Highway of waterfalls

On the way to Hood River many beautiful waterfalls can be seen.

Hotel in Hood River

The Columbia Gorge Hotel is the finest hotel in the area. They offer an EIGHT COURSE breakfast!! See the Columbia Gorge Hotel travelogue for more pics.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Has the best wind surfing water in the West
  • Cons:Winter weather can be brutal
  • In a nutshell:Great small town in beautiful surroundings
  • Last visit to Hood River: Jun 2003
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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Reviews (5)

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  • MacedonianUK's Profile Photo
    Nov 19, 2008 at 1:15 PM

    Exelent page, and useful tips!

  • mtncorg's Profile Photo
    May 14, 2004 at 2:51 PM

    I know a few lakes like that out there! Glad you didn't give it away;-]

  • aussiedoug's Profile Photo
    Apr 15, 2004 at 4:11 PM

    Mmmmm ...., fresh trout sounds sooo good to me. Be great to get back here in a different season. Maybe one day!

  • shellybelly567's Profile Photo
    Feb 12, 2004 at 11:16 PM

    Good tips..going to Hood River/Mt. Hood Meadows next week, just seeing what peope have to say about Hood River.

  • Geoff_Wright's Profile Photo
    Dec 11, 2003 at 9:22 AM

    Fish Creek, I remember it very well, thanks. Keep the city folk out of it, haha. Must get my own pages done. See ya!

  • Janni67's Profile Photo
    Nov 19, 2003 at 1:00 AM

    I had no idea Oregon is that beautiful. Little I know -and more want to travel ;)

  • XenoHumph's Profile Photo
    Aug 28, 2003 at 11:06 AM

    Very nice page! This hotel looks great! My husband and I are great fans of Full Sail amber bier, made in Hood river!

  • JudyinPA's Profile Photo
    Aug 12, 2003 at 5:19 PM

    That opening picture is what made me decide to be sure to drive the Gorge. Can't wait to get there soon.

  • zrim's Profile Photo
    Jun 13, 2003 at 12:09 PM

    What a beautiful opening photo of the Columbia River Gorge.

  • craic's Profile Photo
    Jun 13, 2003 at 12:01 PM

    Pics to take your breath away. (Just like an 8 course breakfast!)



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