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 11 Breweries in the Columbia River Gorge have united to create Breweries in the Gorge.  Download a Passport and spend a couple days exploring them all. Parkdale Oregon’s own small craft Brewery Solera Brewery is a small brewery located in the historic Valley Theater, in Parkdale, just …

Husum Falls

By Mary Pellegrini

Husum Falls Season is Here Many of you have eagerly been waiting for this moment. The White Salmon River is now at the perfect water level to run Husum Falls, the tallest commercially rafted waterfall in the country! The White Salmon River, just across the Columbia in Washington, beckons you with rapid water and beautiful …

By Mary Pellegrini

Summertime means river time! Who’s ready for some river time? The White Salmon River, just across the Columbia in Washington, beckons you with rapid water and beautiful views and we entice you with our Bed, Breakfast and Boat packages. Book your 3 or 5 night stay at the Old Parkdale Inn and we will provide …

Weldon wagon Road

By Mary Pellegrini

The Columbia River Gorge and the Mt Hood National Forest hosts more than 2 million visitors a year. Visitation often exceeds the automobile capacity along the Historic Columbia River Highway. Parking and traffic congestion is degrading the visitor experience and causing safety problems. To truly experience the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area the way …

By Mary Pellegrini

Geocaching to Rock Your Parkdale Vacation The Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area formation started approximately 40-60 million years ago. Pressure of molten lava pushed granite from inside the earth and caused the outline of the Columbia Basin. The Scenic Area stretches 85 miles on both sides of one of the largest waterways on our continent. …

Sail in, and with, the Heart of the Gorge

By Mary Pellegrini

Sail in the Heart of the Gorge, on the beautiful classic sloop “WyEast”, in one of the most amazing places on earth. Heart of The Gorge Sailing is an adventure on a private yacht, for groups up to 6 guests. Experience the power, beauty and romance of the Columbia River Gorge on these warm summer …