Electric Vehicle Charging Stations at the Old Parkdale Inn
Electric Vehicle Charging Stations at the Old Parkdale Inn, Old Parkdale Inn

By Mary Pellegrini

Our Electric Vehicle Charging Station install at the Old Parkdale Inn Bed and Breakfast was made possible by a rebate program through Travel Oregon and Forth Mobility. Durst Energy LLC partnered with Tesla’s destination charging program to access additional resources to support installation. Certainly a joint effort to advance sustainable travel in Oregon.

Complimentary for Guest use at the Old Parkdale Inn

These chargers, one Tesla and one ClipperCreek are a free amenity for our guests and also will be available to those passing through Parkdale along the Mt Hood and Columbia Gorge Electric Byway.

Midway between Hood River, the Columbia River Gorge and Mt Hood, the Old Parkdale Inn, with three well appointed guests rooms, is the ideal home base to tour the Hood River Country Fruit Loop. Take an outdoor adventure or simply slip into a quiet retreat. As our guest your vehicle can charge overnight as you recharge with our comfy accommodations, fresh brewed coffee and a hearty breakfast to start your day.

The Mt Hood and Columbia River Electric Byway offers a trip around Mt. Hood and along the Columbia River Gorge with sufficient charging stations along the route.

Three Oregon Scenic Byways lead to the Old Parkdale Inn

Travel through the Columbia River Gorge on the Historic Columbia River Highway Scenic Byway, HCRH, and around majestic Mt Hood on the Mt. Hood Scenic Byway.  For the sustainable traveler the HCRH and the Mt Hood Scenic Byway have been combined to create one of six Electric Byways in Oregon, the Mt Hood and Columbia River Gorge Electric Byway.

Experience the rugged wilderness, fertile farmlands and charming small towns that lie just outside of Portland. Drivers of vehicles with a range of 60 miles or less should travel the Mt. Hood and Columbia River Gorge Electric Byway in the counter clockwise direction.

Folks passing through Parkdale can, while charging up, walk into town, less than two blocks, and choose between Solera Brewery, Apple Valley BBQ or the Mt Hood Creamery for a delicious meal, a cold beer, or a scoop of ice cream made fresh in house. Moby Coffee Roasters offers Free Trade and Organic coffee in bulk, to go, or in their cozy coffee bar, open Friday through Monday.  Or

You’re welcome to relax in our gardens or front porch with a good book. If we’re home, please give us a shout out before you hit the road.  We ask that your $5 charging fee be placed in the secure collection box on our front porch.

Comfortable and Safe

We’re taking reservations with our promise of a safe and great escape. Thank you for trusting us to be your home away from home. We’ve posted our Hospitality and Health Update on our website. Purchase a gift certificate for yourself or a loved one.
We invite you to read online reviews for the Old Parkdale Inn. And then we encourage you to go directly to our website and Book Direct: for all the right reasons. We look forward to seeing you soon!
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We’re your home base for exploring  and enjoying the Hood River Valley and beyond. After a full day, you’ll love the peace and tranquility of the Old Parkdale Inn. Relax in the gardens, perhaps with your favorite beverage, by the bonfire, roast some s’mores, weather permitting of course.

What’s to do

The Hood River Fruit Loop is located in the beautiful Hood River Valley at the foot of majestic Mt. Hood offering you a variety of wines, fruits, vegetables, flowers, ciders, and food. There is abundant outdoor adventures, such as kayaking, windsurfing, skiing, snowboarding, and hiking and biking. Mt. Hood Meadows, Cooper Spur Mountain Resort, and Timberline Ski areas are short drives away as are the Columbia River Gorge and Mt. Hood National Forest where trails and wildlife abound.

Book your stay at the Old Parkdale Inn and take advantage of our partnerships for adventure discounts
Wet Planet Whitewater Adventures – ask us for a discount code: $10 each person on your raft adventure
Cascade Canyon Guide – request code for 10% off trips
Heart of the Gorge Sailing – request link for 10% select sails
Offers for our registered guests only and our guests must redeem during stay.

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Electric Vehicle Charging Stations at the Old Parkdale Inn, Old Parkdale Inn

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4932 Baseline Dr, 

Mount Hood Parkdale, 

OR 97041, United States  

(541) 352-5551