There are some fantastic Washington State breweries, and several of them are located right here in the Gorge just minutes from the Carson Ridge Luxury Cabins! Of course there are numerous places to gorge yourself in the Gorge. Still, the craft beer here is truly unique, with one-of-a-kind notes of rich, fresh, and fruity flavors you just won’t quite find anywhere else. Come experience these Washington State breweries when you stay at our beautiful bed and breakfast in Carson!
Visit Some of Our Favorite Washington State Breweries
Walking Man Brewing
This laid-back alehouse with a beautiful outdoor patio and stunning views is right down the road from Carson Ridge Luxury Cabins! At Walking Man Brewing, discover a true gem of the Northwest craft beer scene. The 17-barrel brewhouse has a single infusion mash tun, steam fired kettle, and open fermentors. And every batch is stirred by hand to ensure the utmost flavor and quality. Try a silky and smooth Dancing with the Stars or a chocolate and coffee Cherry Stout. A crisp and refreshing Ramblin’ Raspberry is a delicious spring treat, while the citrus, pine, and copper hued Walking Man IPA is an instant classic. Along with incredible craft beer, Walking Man Brewing also features a yummy pub menu and warm and inviting atmosphere. You can’t beat the views from the outdoor patio!
One of the best Washington State breweries is Backwoods Brewing here in Carson, WA. This rustic brewhouse features a beautiful wooden bar with a variety of year-round and seasonal pints. The Backwoods Brewing Copperline Amber is a favorite year-round amber ale with a balanced finish and subtle notes of orange and spices among malt. The Ridge Fun Stout with oatmeal, chocolate malt, and roasted barley is another delicious year-round brew. Meanwhile, the Logyard IPA is a dry-hopped pine, citrus, grapefruit, pineapple, and melon variety that you will love. Seasonally, the Backwoods Brewing Blueberry Wheat beer available from April until August is the Goldilocks of fruit beers. Meanwhile, the Pecan Pie Porter, available from September through December, blends notes of caramel, vanilla, and chocolate with subtle pecan for a sweet treat.
Thunder Island Brewing
Located just near an access point to the Pacific Crest Trail, Thunder Island Brewing serves up delicious beers, fantastic eats and gorgeous views of the iconic Bridge of the Gods. Ample outdoor seating allows you to relax along the banks of the Columbia River within site of the famous bridge that Reese Witherspoon travels in the box office hit, Wild.
Choose from one of the many craft beers on tap to go with your gourmet burger, Sasquatch-sized salad or other delectable dish. Don’t forget to take a growler home to share with friends as you tell tales of your fantastic vacation in the Gorge.
Sip a Local Draft at Our Luxury Cabins
Enjoy a brew right on your private luxury cabin porch at our gorgeous bed and breakfast. Enjoy breathtaking garden, forest, and mountain views while you sip on a local beverage and watch the sunset. After a fantastic day exploring the Columbia River Gorge, you can then curl up in your handcrafted bed for a peaceful night’s rest. Then, wake up to a delicious and decadent breakfast along with another day full of unforgettable adventures. We can’t wait to see you here at the Carson Ridge Luxury Cabins!