Old Parkdale Inn

A Hood River Valley Bed and Breakfast


THE BLOG

Work From Here

By Mary Pellegrini

WFH doesn’t just mean ‘work from home’. For us in the lodging world it can mean ‘Work From Here’. Remote workers and digital nomads! Looking for a change of scenery from your home office? Our suites at the Old Parkdale Inn, and this exclusive offer, are perfect for balancing your work life with some much …

By Mary Pellegrini

Whether you’re looking for outdoor adventure in the Mt Hood National Forest or a quiet romantic weekend escape the Old Parkdale Inn is but a one tank, or charge, road trip away. Sustainable Travel We have two EV chargers, one Tesla and one ClipperCreek at the Inn and charges are a free amenity for our …

By Mary Pellegrini

By: Mary Pellegrini A search for caches within a 10 mile radius of the Old Parkdale Inn, zip 97041, will show over 500 hides! Did you know that Geocaching started right here in Oregon? On May 1 this game, once known as the “Great American GPS Stash Hunt’, will celebrate it’s 14th birthday with over …

By Mary Pellegrini

Shopping Small adds up to Big Things. The coronavirus has upended daily life in Oregon, with travel and tourism being the hardest-hit industries. Small businesses have been crippled and are counting on all of us to rebuild, promote, and sustain our resilient communities. We’d like to share what’s not to miss in our community of …

By Mary Pellegrini

Fall Foliage in the Columbia Gorge and the Mt Hood National Forest as Autumn Approaches In The Gorge Columbia River Gorge was noted as the third best spot in a recent foliage destination list, right behind Aspen and the Catskills! But we’ve known about the foliage show for a long time. Add the colors of the …

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 …