Hiking Resources Near Hood River: September 2022
I would definitely go to a local store here named Shortt supply. Shortt supply is located in downtown Hood River and not only has all of the latest gear and things to help prepare you on your long hike, but they would also have firsthand knowledge of all the best places to hike as well as weather information and other valuable things that you can purchase such as a new book that I have seen here locally that is for sale in many places is called the Gorge guides.
Things to Do in Hood River: Hood River Fruit Loop
What is it? The Hood River fruit Loop is a loop that goes from Hood River and goes up to a town named Parkdale and then you will go to a highway 35 which is then comes back down to Hood River to the beautiful Columbia River Gorge. This is a very scenic route and takes about one day on average to complete the loop as there are many places to stop along the way such as fruit stands, hotels, and other places to shop not to mention the magnificent views of Mount Hood and the beautiful scenery that you will see along the way.
Multnomah Falls in Oregon: July 2021
Headed to the beautiful Pacific Northwest? Multnomah Falls is one of the Northwests biggest attractions and is one of the most beautiful places in the entire country with around 2 million visitors coming to the falls ever year according to US Forest Service.
“Traffic Jam” 2021 Classic Car Show Hood River WAAM: July 2021
Looking for something to do along the Hood River Fruit Loop here in Hood River? If you happen to be around in July you can check out the “Traffic Jam” at the Hood River WAAM located here in Hood River. The Traffic Jam event is an annual event of vintage cars, from muscle cars to cars as far back as the 1920’s if you are into vintage this event is a must see in Hood River.
Hood River Skatepark: February 26, 2021
About the Hood River Skatepark The Hood River Skatepark (also known as Rotary Park) is a project by the Hood River Parks and Recreation Department. This is actually a great skatepark and as I, myself, have lived in many different places I must say I…
Sub Deo Firearm Training Post: How to Prevent Hypothermia
About Sub Deo Firearm Training From the website: “The SUB DEO Team is composed of Law Enforcement Trained Professionals. We hold Firearms Training Certs through Virginia State & Federal Firearms Training Agencies as well as professional & personal firearms experience through specialized units such as…
Escape Room Oregon: Hood River Escape Room
Things to do in Hood River: Escape Room! Looking for something great to do while in Hood River, especially if you are with a group? Hood River, OR is home to an Escape Room of its very own. Located at 1406 12th Street # 101…
Firewood from the forest: Bucking Wood from a White Fir Log in Hood River April 7, 2020
Living in the Northwest, or any part of the United States really, so long as there is no danger of starting any fires, gives people a chance to start a fire when the weather gets cold to save on money. There is really nothing quite like a great fire, the warmth from a good fire is so much better than heat coming from an electric or house heater. People may say that well…heat is heat….b
Relaxing Outdoor Activities in Hood River
Walking and Hiking: This area is superb for walking and hiking. Most of the time and year round the weather is acceptable to walk or hike just about anywhere here. There are several reasons why it is particularly great here. First, there are many hikes and trails to choose from, one of them being the unique walkway on the Colombia River near many great businesses. My recommendation is to Google “Stoked Coffee Roasters” and follow your GPS to get there, park, and once there you will see activities and things for kids, a walkway along the beautiful Columbia River and places to eat and have a cup of coffee