Welcome to the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area

The Columbia River gorge is a spectacular river canyon, 80 miles long and up to 4,000 feet deep, that meanders past cliffs, spires, and ridges set against nearby peaks of the PNW’s Cascade Mountain Range.

Explore

 

  • Waterfall Corridor & Multnomah Falls Permits

    A waterfall with a bridge above it.

    Reservations are required daily May 24 - September 5 , 2022

  • Dog Mountain Hiking Permit

    A hiking trial on the side of a hill covered in green grass.

    Required weekends & Memorial Day April 23 - June 12, 2022

  • Ready, Set, GOrge!

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    Discover a plethora of recreational activities throughout the Scenic Area.



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