Columbia River Gorge

Sunset on the Gorge

Sunset on the Gorge

Can you hear the soft paddle as it pulls you gently through the water? Being on the water is a way of life here, and one of the more historic spots to go for a kayak ride is along the edges of the Columbia River – traveling the very waters… Read More

Maryhill Stonehenge Memorial

The Stonehenge memorial sits on a bluff overlooking the Columbia River Gorge in eastern Washington state. Created by a fascinating man to memorialize the victims of World War 1. See the aerial view of this amazing monument!

The Art of Travel

The Art of Travel

Whether you are a full time resident of the Pacific Northwest, or just have fond memories of a vacation here, collecting artwork of the area is a great way to show your love of the Northwest. Owning original artwork is not as unreachable as you might think. You can choose… Read More

Wednesday on the Water

#WednesdayOnTheWater | #ColumbiaRiverGorge | #LatourellFalls Looking forward to a forecast of rain this weekend, I had to get out and enjoy the sunshine yesterday! You can’t take 80° weather in April for granted. So I sprayed my son down in sunscreen and told him we were going on an adventure… Read More

Wednesday on the Water

#WednesdayOnTheWater | #ColumbiaRiver | #AmericanEmpress The American Empress has become a welcome site on the Columbia River! The ship docks out of Vancouver, Washington, across the river from Portland, Oregon. In this photo, the ship is docked in Stevenson, WA. You can cruise the American Empress one 8-night journeys from… Read More

Columbia River, The Dalles, Oregon

Today’s Northwest Moment is by Ashley Whitman. We are obsessed with the Columbia River Gorge – it’s one of our favorite places in the Northwest. We love this image because it illustrates how the gorge goes from the lush, tree-lined waterfalls in western Oregon/Washington, to the high desert in eastern… Read More