HCRH (US 30) - Waterfall Corridor

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

By far the most popular segment of the Historic Columbia River Highway, the waterfall corridor runs from Troutdale to Ainsworth. 

It can be extremely congested on weekends (think: bumper to bumper) so if you are hoping for a leisurely drive, plan ahead with Ready, Set, Gorge tips on avoiding congestion.

For more information on the Historic Columbia River Highway, visit:


For information about accessible recreation opportunities in Pacific Northwest National Forests, visit http://www.fs.usda.gov/goto/r6/accessiblerecreation

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Open except during inclement weather. See tripcheck.com for up-to-date status.

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Scenic Driving

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Scenic Driving

Providing easy access to views of waterfalls like Horsetail, Multnomah and Wakeena, you won't want to miss this scenic drive when visiting the Columbia River Gorge!