Columbia Cliff Villas Hotel
Travel Blogs from Hood River
... realized (in the middle of the night last week) that I will have to go to the store to buy food to cook in that kitchen. Where’s the store? How will we get there? Can someone please convert the price to dollars so I know how much I'm paying? Then translate the numbers? Does anyone realize that I don’t speak Spanish?
Sometimes in the grocery stores in Hood River we see Hispanic moms who have ...
... bit. By a whole 30-minute difference. The battle was won by the underdog (Google maps on the phone), and so a good hour and a half after we left our B&B in Hood RIver, we were at the Ramona Falls trailhead.
The trail started off skirting the Sandy River, and not too long after we started, we reached upon an information board. "Permits required", signs threatened, "$100 fine for non-compliance". We were supposed to fill out a form, which had ...
As I noted in our last blog we didn't get to spend a lot of time with our boss last Friday before he left for home. One wouldn't think that much would change here at the hatchery but there have been a few. The morning, afternoon and evening routines are essentially the same. In the morning we go out and open the visitors center, the egg incubation observation room and check for dead trout, known as "morts",in the trout ponds, then pick up whatever ...
... and sledded food and blankets into them for 3 weeks before they could make their way out of the gorge again. Rumors at the time were that people from the train had starved – hence Starvation creek and fall – but it turns out everyone was just find (albeit very cold).
Unbelievably, the cell phone connectivity in the Gorge was great and we got our belly full of catching up on internet stuff – even to the point of ...
Ice-creams eaten we arranged to meet Cy at Kimberly’s work place, she works at a lovely restaurant called 6th Street Bistro, we sat at the bar had a drink and a snack of hummus and veggies then decided we needed a little nap before the evening!! Well Beyers decided! Cy had a tough day at work so he was pretty happy with heading back for a nap too. Back at the house Beyers crashed out while I took a walk around the orchards, the sun was shining and I ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center