Old Parkdale Inn

A Hood River Valley Bed and Breakfast


THE BLOG

By Mary Pellegrini

Beer is serious business in the Gorge.  So serious that 13 Breweries in the Columbia River Gorge have united to create Breweries in the Gorge.  Ask us for a Passport, or download the app, and spend a couple days exploring them all. Parkdale Oregon’s own small craft Brewery Solera Brewery is a small brewery located in …

MountNbarreL

By Mary Pellegrini

Come Experience Bike Touring in the Hood River Valley Since MountNbarreL was established in 2015 as the first all-inclusive, guided wine country bike tour in the Columbia River Gorge, they’ve made it their mission to continually expand their services, enhance your experiences and evolve as a leader in the agritourism industry. “By bike, ebike or …

By odysys_editor

The Hood River Valley is our nations largest pear growing regions but we don’t stop there.  Cherries and apples also are a huge crop along with the berries, stone fruit, lavender, wine grapes and more. July’s warmth ripens the cherries, blueberries, raspberries and strawberries and begins the 2020 harvest. From now through the summer, something is always fresh …

By Mary Pellegrini

The livin’ is certainly easy during the summer here in the Hood River Valley and no doubt it’s been warm. Our home is air conditioned including our guest rooms. We think you’ll love this alternative to AC with the fresh air and cool waters of the White Salmon River. Still time to get a late …

Clafoulis

By Mary Pellegrini

Clafoutis: Maybe it was the name, sounded very complex and intricate, but I put off attempting this dish. Now that I’ve tried it and realized how simple it is, I bake at least 3 or 4 a week for guests at the Old Parkdale Inn, especially during the Hood River Valley Cherry Harvest season. Clafoutis …

By Mary Pellegrini

At the Old Parkdale Inn we take great pride in providing you with a hearty breakfast to start your day. We serve up the bounty of the Hood River Valley and the Columbia River Gorge. We focus our breakfasts around what is being harvested in the Valley Spring ~ Berries Summer ~ Cherries, Peaches and …