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Cascade Locks: 1-Hour Columbia River Sightseeing Cruise

3.9 / 5

16 reviews

Activity provider: Portland Spirit Cruises

Cascade Locks: 1-Hour Columbia River Sightseeing Cruise

Activity provider: Portland Spirit Cruises
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From US$ 50 per person

Take in the sights of the Columbia Gorge by a sternwheeler boat. Learn about the Columbia Gorge formation, landmarks, and natural wonders with the captain's narration on the outer decks.

About this activity

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Duration 1 hour
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Wheelchair accessible


  • View sights in the Columbia Gorge
  • Listen to narration about the history and landmarks of the Columbia George River
  • Travel on a 145 foot triple-deck riverboat built to historic specifications
Full description
Board the Columbia Gorge Sternwheeler in Cascade Locks and travel down the Columbia George River. Along the way, you’ll see landmarks and natural wonders as you learn about the formation of the river from the Captain's narration. Pass the Bridge of the Gods, Bonneville Dam, Native American Fishing Platforms, Wind Mountain, Skamania Lodge, and the Interpretive Center. You might even pass wind and kite surfers along the way. Don't worry if you get a bit hungry while on board you can purchase drinks and snacks on the Columbia Gorge Sternwheeler.
  • River cruise
  • Captain's narration
  • Food and drinks
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Not allowed

  • Smoking

Know before you go

  • This tour will take place rain or shine.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

3.9 /5

based on 16 reviews

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Product ID: 398387