- TripBuzz found 34 things to do with kids in or near Hood River, Oregon, including 19 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Cascade Locks and The Dalles.
- From Horsetail Falls- Columbia River Gorge to Northwest Rafting Company, the Hood River area offers 41 different types of family activities, including: Farms & Ranches, Parks, River and Hiking Trails.
- Known for its production of apples, pears and cherries, the city of Hook River is a strong agricultural community located on the Columbia River. Aside from its fruit and wine production the city also has a thriving tourist and sports community. The city plays host to the annual Gorge Games that airs on Fox Sports, as well as the Hood River Valley Blossom Festival and Hood River Valley Harvest Fest.
Sitting on 550-acres of land, the Wildwood Recreation Site is a recreational park that features dense vegetation, Western Red Cedar trees, and hiking trails. The site also has athletic fields, outdoor picnic kitchens, and group shelters.
The Mount Hood National Forest comprises over 60 miles of terrain at the base of Mount Jefferson, with hiking, horseback and cross country ski trails, rafting and fishing, alongside picnic and campgrounds. Visit Timberline Lodge, a Depression-era National Historical Monument now operated as a hotel and lodge.
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68010 East Fairway Avenue, Welches, OR 97067 MoreLess Info
A 27-hole course, The Courses at The Resort at The Mountain offers play on three 9-hole tracks, along with an 18-hole putting track. Professionally-instructed private, family and group golf lessons are available.
An outfitter and fishing guide service, Anderson's Outdoors leads river trips and fishing trips along Oregon's interior rivers. Visitors can fish for salmon or steelhead, and the tours are suitable for veteran fishermen or for newcomers.
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Columbia River Scenic Highwy, Milepost 28, Corbett, OR 97019 MoreLess Info
The Bridal Veil Falls State Park features a postcard perfect falls and several hiking trails leading to it. The trails are quite easy but will be an uphill climb on the way back. There are plenty of flowering blooms along the trail.
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44500-44536 E Historic Columbia River Highway, Corbett, OR 97019 MoreLess Info
Managed by the Oregon State Park system, Shepperd's Dell features a two tiered waterfall over 90 feet in total height. A highway bridge traverses the canyon and allows for stunning views of the surrounding area.
The Rooster Rocks State Park is an activity filled entertainment park where you can enjoy your Spring and Summer fun to the hilt. It offers boating, wind surfing, swimming, picnicking, hiking and even fishing activities.
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53215 E Marmot Road, Sandy, OR 97055 MoreLess Info
With Stout Creek Outfitters – Private Day Tours, guests can take SUP Yoga classes, during which they enter poses while on a board. Other lessons and activities including whitewater rafting and a water rescue workshop.