Travel Blogs from Hood River, United States

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Setting Goals, Hood River, United States travel blog

Setting Goals

A travel blog entry by ktowell

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... numbers?  Does anyone realize that I don’t speak Spanish?    Sometimes in the grocery stores in Hood River we see Hispanic moms who have their school age children acting as translators, because the moms are still learning ...

I made a blog!, Hood River OR, United States travel blog

I made a blog!

A travel blog entry by ktowell

I made my own blog page.  It's  http://theonlymotheryougot.wordpress.com If you click on the link "follow me", you'll get notifications when I post stuff. We'll see what happens...not so good with this computer stuff.     ...

Hood River to Bend, Hood River, United States travel blog

Hood River to Bend

A travel blog entry by dherren

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... up to cloudy skies and sprinkles....no views of Mt Hood today :(. After a scrumptious breakfast at the B&B, headed south out of Hood River and didn't make it too far before stopping at the Gorge White House Winery for some lemon pear hard cider, fresh ...

another trip, Hood River, United States travel blog

another trip

A travel blog entry by ktowell

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... . It takes less time to fly to Managua than to London and once you arrive, local time is only one hour ahead of Hood River time--so it's kind of like going to Vegas. We've hired a local tour company, called Oro Tours, to take us around. ...

Pre-India Jitters!, Hood River, United States travel blog

Pre-India Jitters!

A travel blog entry by peggyinindia

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Hey all! This is Peggy Thompson-Hudon. I will be leaving on this exciting trip in 4 days. That means that I begin taking my anti-malaria drugs in two days. This is all very exciting and I hope you will put up with my emails as I attempt to tell you ...

another blog, Hood River OR, United States travel blog

another blog

A travel blog entry by ktowell

check it out!  http://theonlymotheryougot.wordpress.com/ ...

Columbia River Gorge, Hood River, United States travel blog

Columbia River Gorge

A travel blog entry by dmoar

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... . With the weather not looking to improve over night we decided to skip the tent and we found a very nice cheap room at Hood River. Hood River usually is dominated by the snow capped Mt Hood but today that view was non existent. It's also very famous for ...

family time, Hood River, United States travel blog

family time

A travel blog entry by ktowell

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If you have read any of my other blogs (unimaginable that you haven't!), you know that I usually go on a panic shopping spree before I leave for a trip. I was thinking I hadn’t fallen into that trap this time, and then I remembered Christmas ...

another wordpress blog, Hood River OR, United States travel blog

another wordpress blog

A travel blog entry by ktowell

I added another entry to the word press blog which is at http://theonlymotheryougot.wordpress.com/    :) ...

Take your pick, Hood River, United States travel blog

Take your pick

A travel blog entry by lamondg

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There are two highways between Portland and Hood River. Sometimes they are the same road, sometimes they diverge by about a hundred metres.  I-84 is a freeway.  Highway 30 is not.  Take Highway 30. Anyways, if I ask you what comes to mind ...

day 246-250 18th-22nd June 2013 Hood River USA, Hood River, United States travel blog

day 246-250 18th-22nd June 2013 Hood River USA

A travel blog entry by beyersandlisa

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We drove for 4hours before reaching Hood River, we saw beautiful views with waterfalls along the way and even a double rainbow! It was late when we arrived at Kimberly and Cy's place, no one was in, we called and it turns out they messaged us to meet at a ...

Mount Rainier and Columbia River, Hood River, United States travel blog

Mount Rainier and Columbia River

A travel blog entry by dymphna9817

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... of the mountain.  We shot down I5 and by-passed Portland to head down the Columbia river gorge, via Multmonah Falls and spectacular views over the river.  We stayed in Hood River for a night, which is a cool, mountain-biking, wind-surfing ...

Colossal Columbia River Gorge, Hood River, United States travel blog

Colossal Columbia River Gorge

A travel blog entry by jandjontheroad

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... for steady, strong winds that draw wind surfers and kite surfers from all over the world to the segment of the river located in Hood River.  We watched with complete amazement at what these extreme sport athletes were doing.  The river was ...

The Columbia River Gorge and a bonus surprise!, Hood River, United States travel blog

The Columbia River Gorge and a bonus surprise!

A travel blog entry by winegalcj

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We've spent the last week exploring the Columbia River Gorge in Northern Oregon, and it’s been great. The Columbia River is a monster, stretching from north of Walla Walla, Washington down to the border between Oregon and Washington on it’s ...

And here's why, Hood River, United States travel blog

And here's why

A travel blog entry by ktowell

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... motivations should be obvious, here's why:   The weather-people forecasted seven (!)  inches of rain to fall in Hood River during the forty eight soggy hours between Tuesday and Thursday. Who knows what they have planned for Friday and ...

Getting ready for Thailand Trip, Hood River, United States travel blog

Getting ready for Thailand Trip

A travel blog entry by fiveyeartrip

Like most trips I plan to get out and do things.  Sitting around the condo is not an option.  I plan to kite, motorbike, golf, SUP, sail, and snorkel.  If you are not use to these things then you may want to get into shape.  Kiting ...

No Bridge? No Problem!, Hood River, United States travel blog

No Bridge? No Problem!

A travel blog entry by nadyapb

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We woke up to a gorgeous fall day in Hood River. The skies were clear, the temperature was in the 40s but rising, and a forecasted daytime high in the low 60s meant perfect hiking weather. We had a wonderful home-made breakfast in the dining room ...

Henni en sy wit Salm, Hood River, United States travel blog

Henni en sy wit Salm

A travel blog entry by vermaaks

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... !!! (nou voel ek nie meer so sleg oor my Kook en Geniet boek wat nie hier is nie). Net oorkant die grote Columbia rivier, vanaf Hood River se kant staan hy met sy voorskoot en vertel ons van hoe hy eers in New York gewerk het, later in Portland en uit ...

Ozette, Hoh Rainforest and Mt St Helens, Hood River, United States travel blog

Ozette, Hoh Rainforest and Mt St Helens

A travel blog entry by jill_matt

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... be, and were covered in lava and then left tree shaped holes behind. We continued driving to the Columbia River and we are in Hood River the next two nights before we hike Tunnel Falls. Weather is set to improve through the week :) Love Jill (and ...

The Oregon coast and Hood River, Oregon, Hood River, United States travel blog

The Oregon coast and Hood River, Oregon

A travel blog entry by jenejane

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... , we started seeing all the wind suffers on the river. Amazing, so many of them. I looked for Brad but didn't see him :). Hood River is a neat, little town in a beautiful setting. Tomorrow we are going to drive to Mt Hood. One more day in Oregon ...

Hood River, Hood River, United States travel blog

Hood River

A travel blog entry by jaxandryan

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Colombia Trip Planning, Hood River, United States travel blog

Colombia Trip Planning

A travel blog entry by pday

This is wher eI will be posting pictures and travel journals etc for my upcomming trip to Colombia.  I have three weeks to travel, and will be flying into Bogota.  After a few days in Bogota I'll fly or bus to Cali where I am renting a ...

We're leaving.  Finally., Hood River, United States travel blog

We're leaving. Finally.

A travel blog entry by ktowell

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... of the country for 6 weeks.  It takes a while to get to the point, but it's coming.  Meanwhile, it's winter again in Hood River and it's dark pretty much all the time.  The sun goes down at 4:30 in the afternoon and barely bothers coming up ...

Waterfalls and Beer, Hood River, United States travel blog

Waterfalls and Beer

A travel blog entry by lindakhaas

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... dropping off our luggage we got back in the car and headed to Pfriem (freem) Brewery located across the street from the Hood River Waterfront Park.  The sunset was amazing.  We arrived there just after 8:00.  This brewery was really ...

What a beautiful place this is, Hood River, United States travel blog

What a beautiful place this is

A travel blog entry by davidpower

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... and brim the tank. Go figure, as they say here) and I ask where would be a nice place to spend the night, he recommended Hood River, so here I am. That is after stopping for hours at Timothy Lake for a swim and Little Crater Lake (because I liked the ...

How much more beautiful scenery can I handle?, Hood River, United States travel blog

How much more beautiful scenery can I handle?

A travel blog entry by bethh1902

... of Mt. Hood, although it came in and out of the clouds. After a spell we got back on the road and began the descent into Hood River valley, and they call the drive "The Fruit Loop" because it is a loop that goes through a valley where they grow all kinds ...

Old Columbia River Highway Bike Trail, Hood River OR, United States travel blog

Old Columbia River Highway Bike Trail

A travel blog entry by nanseaj

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... day we enjoyed breakfast in the sun and then headed off to the trailhead at the Senator Tom MacColl Preserve just east of Hood River. Sections of the old highway have been repaved and opened to pedestrian and bicycle traffic only and this make a really ...

Summer Nights with Mr Brown, Hood River, United States travel blog

Summer Nights with Mr Brown

A travel blog entry by normon66

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... laughs about our ridiculous night before all passing out like the dead. And here it is, almost exactly a year later, I rejoin them in Hood River for a couple days.  I have been going through some great towns during my travels, Hood River not to be ...

Columbia Gorge Hotel, Hood River, United States travel blog

Columbia Gorge Hotel

A travel blog entry by mrsmoore

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I wanted to tie this all up with some pictures of the grounds at the Columbia Gorge Hotel.  What a beautiful location.  It is great for a honeymoon or romantic getway.  I probably would not spend the mone to take my 3 year old daughter ...

Bend to Hood River via Mt. Hood, Hood River, United States travel blog

Bend to Hood River via Mt. Hood

A travel blog entry by howardbad

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Started with mid 30’s temp but sunny skies as we head for Columbia River Gorge. About 20 miles below Mt. Hood we got stuck in a huge traffic jam for over 30 min due to serious accident. Weather was great by then (mid 50‘s) and gave us chance ...

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