Welcome to the Columbia River Gorge – 461 square miles of pure playground awaiting your pleasure. If you’re not sure where to start, this guide is a wealth of suggestions to sample, savor and remember.


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The Columbia Gorge Visitors Guide is a joint production between The Dalles Chronicle and The Hood River News.

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