Hood River

Hood River is a town on the banks of the Columbia River, which is known as being a hub for outdoor recreation across the globe. This is due to the immense natural landscape that surrounds it, which brings with it some unbeatable outdoor activities as well as stunning views. It is a place that can be enjoyed all year round, and which boasts an irrevocable buzz when you visit. Enjoy wild swimming in the river when you go to Koberg Beach State Recreation Site, and hike along the famous Columbia River Gorge. Here, you can explore the gorge floor as you watch the river rush by. Seneca Fouts Memorial State Natural Area boasts some of the best hiking trails around, and the Hood River Event Site is a global hot spot for windsurfing.