The Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area protects the spectacular canyon where the Columbia River cuts through the Cascade mountains - with cliffs and overlooks of Washington to the north and Oregon's mountains and waterfalls to the south. The Gorge is unique in its natural and cultural history, as well as its designation as a National Scenic Area

Graphic button: Plan your visit. Got a Map? Link to available maps for the Scenic Area.
Go Hiking! Link to hiking opportunities on the Scenic Area. Need a Recreation Pass? Link to information on various passes available for standard amenity fee sites.


Proposed Fee at Sandy River Delta

Sign announcing fee proposal

Learn more about the new proposed recreation fee for the Sandy River Delta site, also known as "Thousand Acres."

Fire Closures

Map of closure including Oneonta and Horsetail Falls trailheads

Find maps and details about trail and road closures due to fires in the Gorge.


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