Experience the Rose City’s most renowned nature escape, the world-famous Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area. This half day tour showcases the incredible diversity of scenery at Portland’s doorstep.
Travel along the historic Columbia River Highway with panoramic views from hundreds of feet above the river at Crown Point and the historic Vista House. Descend through the famous highway loops to pristine Latourell Falls, a beautiful photo stop. Travel past Wahkeena Falls to Oregon’s most famous natural attraction – Multnomah Falls and Lodge. See the Oneonta Gorge and Horsetail Falls enroute to the Bonneville Dam and fish ladder, a national historic site in the splendid heart of the Gorge.
Return to Portland along the river level route of the Lewis and Clark Expedition and enjoy the unfolding panorama, including Beacon Rock, Cape Horn and Rooster Rock, all sights first noted by the famous explorers over 200 years ago.
Visit Crown Point and Vista House with its spectacular views. Enjoy stops at Latourell and Multnomah Falls. The visit to Bonneville Dam and the Dam Fish Hatchery are not to be missed.
Tour departs at 8:30am
Tour returns at approximately 1:15 pm depending on traffic
Enjoy this 4.5 hours tour to the world-famous Columbia River Gorge & Multnomah Falls
The tour does not stop for lunch, as you are back in Portland by 1:15pm. Snacks are available at Multnomah Falls Lodge. There are restrooms at all of our stops and the motorcoach is restroom equipped.
Note: In the Spring and early Summer, April 21 to May 19, and early Fall, October 20 to November 17, this tour operates on Saturdays. In the Summer and Fall shoulder seasons, May 26 to June 14 and September 4 to October 14, this tour only operates on Saturdays, Sundays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays. The balance of the Summer, June 16 to September 2, it operates daily.