Arial views from a plane flying adjacent to the Columbia River

Hood 360

From stunning views to great local food, this town definitely knows how to roll out the welcome wagon for visitors!

By: Claudia Camerino

Age: 29

From: White Salmon, WA

Freshly baked loaves of bread at Pine Street Bakery
  • Dine

Don’t miss the fougasse bread at Pine Street Bakery! Or if they have the homemade cinnamon raisin definitely get a loaf to take home.

Arial views from a plane flying adjacent to the Columbia River
  • Recreation

Go for a scenic flight! TacAero offers one hour Mt. Hood tours or you can customize your own scenic flight experience.

Mexican food served at Lake Taco
  • Dine
  • Drink
  • Recreation
  • Agritourism

After your scenic flight, go to the Gorge White House to pick fresh fruit and flowers to take home then swing to to Lake Taco for delicious homemade Mexican food. After that, head over to Gorge Paddling Center for one of their sunset tours!

An entree at Pho River in Hood River
  • Dine

Follow the locals to Pho River, then hit Cicci Gelato for dessert, which you can enjoy with an evening walk around Hood River!

Poolside and Columbia River views at the Best Western Plus Hood River Inn
  • Stay

The Best Western Plus Hood River Inn has an awesome riverside pool, amazing complimentary breakfast, and beautiful views!

A partly sunny sky over the Columbia River
  • Relax
Insider Tip!

For a great place to watch the sunset, head to the waterfront. Plus it’s less windy in the evening!

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