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Vista House and Vintage Cars

Vista House and Vintage Cars

A perfect match – vintage car and Vista House.  Vista House is the iconic image of the Columbia River Gorge, sitting atop Crown Point overlooking the Columbia river below.  Construction began in 1916 and was the crown jewel of the newly finished Columbia River Highway. Built as a safe place… Read More

Beacon Rock View

Photo of the week: The view from Beacon Rock overlooking the Columbia River Gorge. Beacon Rock is accessed via Hwy 14 on the Washington side of the river east of Washougal.  The climb up can be nerve wracking for some, invigorating for others!

Hurricane Ridge

Hurricane Ridge

While we don’t actually get many hurricanes here in the Pacific Northwest, Hurricane Ridge can get a bit windy! But on a calm summer’s day, there are few places with such a spectacular view. Located on the northern edge of the Olympic National Forest just south of Port Townsend, the… Read More