The wind and the currents of the Mighty Columbia River combine to create a kind of wind tunnel that makes for legendary windsurfing and kitesurfing conditions. South of the city, above the pear and apple orchards of the Hood River Valley, the massive glaciered peak of Mount Hood rises to fill the horizon, a perfect postcard image of Oregon.
Where can you ski in the morning and windsurf in the afternoon and into the evening? And it's blossom time in the Hood River Valley. Take the Fruit Loop, a 35 driving tour through the valley's orchards, forests and quiet communities. Stroll the quaint shops, breweries, and wine tasting rooms in downtown Hood River. The innkeepers of in Oregon's Mt Hood/Gorge Region will provide unique accommodations, a superb Northwest Culinary experience, and tips on where to dine and explore.
Get to know our State like a local. Experience romantic getaways, historic treasures, and tucked away rustic retreats. Whether your trip is for a quiet escape to a quaint rural or coastal town, for a World Class City experience or for a new spin on business travel, you can be assured of combining gracious hospitality with ambiance by staying at an inspected and approved Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild member Inn.