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Prepare to journey back in time to the birth of the Cascade Mountain Range, where lava and pyroclastic matter oozed and flowed, creating a solid layer of basalt rock that coated Western Oregon. Fast forward to the Pleistocene Ice Age, and witness the epic Lake Missoula Flood, which carved out the majestic Columbia River Gorge, leaving behind sheer cliff walls, towering waterfalls, and breathtaking vistas.
Get ready to explore this natural wonderland, where enthusiastic guides will take you on a thrilling ride along the Historic Columbia River National Scenic Byway, stopping at iconic spots like the Portland Women’s Forum, Crown Point Vista House, Latourell Falls, Multnomah Falls, and Shepperd’s Dell. Prepare to be wowed by the wondrous sights and sounds of this awe-inspiring landscape and learn about its rich history along the way. Join us and witness why the Columbia River National Scenic Area is one of the Seven Wonders of Oregon.
Morning tour: 9am – 12:45 pm
Afternoon tour: 2 pm – 5:45 pm