You’ll be hard-pressed to find a better way to spend summer afternoons than by exploring the vast network of Columbia River Gorge hikes. There are endless miles of trails to explore on both the Washington and Oregon side of the river, and we’d be thrilled to share some of our long-time favorites with you this summer! Whether you wind your way through gorgeous old-growth forests chasing waterfalls or hike to the colorful alpine meadows on surrounding mountains, we have little doubt you’ll love these Columbia River Gorge hikes as much as we do.
The only thing that compares with the exhilarating beauty of these fantastic hikes is staying at our top-rated luxury cabins in Washington. We’re located just across the Bridge of the Gods and just a short drive away from downtown Hood River, surrounded by the breathtaking natural beauty only the Columbia River Gorge can offer. Soak your tired muscles in our jetted tubs, sip a glass of wine or a craft beer on our private cabin porches, and immerse yourself in the quiet, resplendent beauty of our private oasis in the gorge.
There’s truly nothing better than pairing grand hiking adventures with a bit of luxury, and that’s exactly what awaits this summer when you stay at our top-rated luxury cabins in Washington. Get ready to explore some of the most impressive Columbia River Gorge hikes with us this summer. Book your cabin today!
With the first glimpse of our fantastic summer weather behind us, it’s time to start planning your unforgettable adventure to the breathtaking Columbia River Gorge. There are plenty of scenic drives, fantastic Hood River wineries for tastings, great restaurants in Stevenson & Hood River, and delicious farm-fresh fruit stands to enjoy on the Hood River Fruit Loop. However, one of the best ways to experience the beauty of the Gorge is by taking any number of scenic Columbia River Gorge hikes.
Though several of the top Columbia River Gorge hikes can be enjoyed year-round, summer is, without a doubt, the best time to experience this lovely area. Wildflower blooms abound in high mountain meadows, and blue-sky days set the perfect backdrop for an endorphin-filled adventure in the Gorge. Below, we’ve listed some of the most popular Columbia River Gorge hikes you simply must take, along with a few lesser-known gems that will treat you to a less crowded adventure in Mother Nature. We’d be more than happy to give you more recommendations, too!
Each of these stunning Columbia River Gorge hikes is equal parts exhilarating and exhausting. As exhausted as these hikes may make you by the end of the day, there’s still nothing we’d rather be doing this summer – except, of course, relaxing in paradise! You can’t beat our luxury cabins in Washington, the perfect pampered oasis in the Columbia River Gorge.
Our luxury cabins are anything but ordinary and offer the perfect place to rest your tired muscles at the end of the day. Whether it’s soaking your tired muscles with our Dead Sea Bath Salts, sipping on a glass of our special-label Friendship Wine made in partnership with our friends at Bear Creek Vineyards, or easing your stress with a customized on-site massage, the amenities we offer at our Columbia Gorge cabins are unmatched.
In each of our ten cabins, you’ll find a custom-made queen or king-size beds, comfortable seating, in-cabin welcome snack baskets, cozy cotton robes, and much more. Take the time to enjoy our grounds, too, where you’ll find beautiful gardens, two firepits, and plenty of quiet places to sit down and relax. You can even bring your four-legged best friend with you because we also offer dog-friendly cabins in Washington! What more could you ask for? Book your cabin today, and start planning which Columbia River Gorge hikes you’ll tackle this summer!
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