As the "Heart of the Columbia River Gorge", Cascade Locks is home to the Bridge of the Gods, Pacific Crest Trail, home base for world class hiking trails, Thunder Island Brewing and scenery that will blow your mind.
Flanked by Cascade Mountains, Hood and Adams, this walkable town exemplifies agritourism with a surprising density of local food, coffee, beer, wine and cider. Home to orchards, blueberry and lavender fields, vineyards, as well as all types of land, water and snow sports, there is no shortage of experiences to be had from this city.
At the sun-drenched eastern entrance to the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, The Dalles will surprise you with its many recreational and cultural opportunities. Dive into the rich heritage experiences available at this pronounced bend in the Columbia River.
As the launchpad to the Gorge, check out the info page for all the bus, train, plane, shuttle, biking info and more.