Immigrants began to move into Oregon Territory in the 1840's. German brewer Henry Saxer arrived in 1852, tasted the clear, soft water and recognized the prime hop and grain potential. He, along with fellow immigrant Henry Weinhard, began brewing and the rest is history.
The breweries of Oregon produce brews known around the world for their quality and innovation. Plan your first Beer-Cation around those in Hood River, Oregon, and the Valley that stretches to the foothills of Mt. Hood. There are three pubs in downtown Hood River, walking distance to two Oregon Bed and Breakfast Guild member inns....
- Hood River BnB - Located just three blocks from downtown. Enjoy Columbia River views from all rooms. This inn is just the perfect space to begin and end your day in Hood River
- Villa Columbia - The beauty of this lovingly restored 1911 home will take your breathe away.
Located in the scenic Upper Hood River Valley about 15 minutes from the town of Hood River the Elliot Glacier Public House is known as the pub with the best view. Built in the historic Valley Theater building, the backyard beer garden offers a spectacular view of Mt. Hood and the Elliot Glacier. It happens to be right across the street and a few doors down from the Old Parkdale Inn.
So choose a Hood River Oregon Bed and Breakast Inn, designate a driver and begin your Beer-Cation here in the Hood River Valley.