- TripBuzz found 56 things to do with kids in or near Cascade Locks, Oregon, including 46 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Corbett, Hood River, Welches and Troutdale.
- From Always Catchin' Fishing Charters, LLC to Bonneville Dam Fish Hatchery, the Cascade Locks area offers 80 different types of family activities, including: Hiking Trails, Fishing, Bike Paths and History Museums.
- Cascade Locks was built directly next to the Columbia River. The closeness to this large waterway means that most recreation in the area revolves around the river and water-based fun. A wide range of beautiful natural scenery is also offered both in and around the town which attracts many hikers who which to access the Pacific Crest Trail.
Lake Grove Swim Park is an area shaded by trees overlooking Oswego Lake. The park provides a playground for kids, ping pong, volleyball and tetherball. There is a wading pool for children under 8 and ample picnic space.
The Westridge Park is a 2.2 acre community park that is connected to the Westridge Elementary School's soccer and football field offering play equipment with a bridge, two slides, teeter-totter, swings, infant swings, and a volleyball area.
Impact Action Sports is a paintball range and equipment vendor with over 3 acres of tournament, scenario and recreational fields including a speedball course. They also rent out equipment and their fields for parties and events.
From Johnston Ridge Observatory, visitors can watch Mount St. Helens from an observation deck in the blast zone. The center features exhibits depicting the geological history of the mountain and details about the eruption in 1980.
A unique, exhilarating and competitive way to spend the time is at Laserport Beaverton. What's great with the laser tag game is that children and adults alike can play together. The area also has a sports bar and can be rented privately too.