Explore the Gorge with a detailed map of
the Columbia River in Washington and Oregon!
This detailed map will show you where you have been and
where you need to go in exploring the Gorge.
here for a sample of the map detail.
Columbia River Gorge is full of interesting places to visit
on main highways and a score of small two lane roads. With
a diversity in microclimates from 64 inches of rain at the
west end near Stevenson, Washington, to less than 10 inches
of rain to the east end of the Gorge, land goes from rain forest
like to semi arid desert conditions.
history of the Gorge has the same type of diversity with the
explorations of Lewis and Clark, the pioneers who traveled the
Oregon Trail and the farmers who planted the first apples and
pears in the late 1800’s making orchards a viable business
for the area.
the way to drive the back roads.
The historic town of Shaniko in Wasco County, Oregon is
where thousands of head of sheep were grazed. Explore the Gifford
Pinchot National Forest and Mt. Adams near Trout Lake, Washington.
Enjoy the Hood River Valley loop to see orchards and spectacular
views of Mt. Hood all the way to Timberline Lodge. Find some of
the Columbia River Gorge campgrounds from beaches of the Columbia
River to the high meadows of Mt. Hood and the huckleberry fields
of Mt. Adams.
The Columbia River from Washington
Columbia Gorge map gives in depth detail of roads, rivers and
mountains in both Oregon and Washington along the Columbia
are two choices of maps to order.
Columbia Gorge full size comprehensive map folds out
to 27” x 39-1/2” inches and covers the
entire Gorge from Portland to Biggs Junction. Most
towns are indexed and show an enlarged view. Printing
is on standard map weight paper that is heavy enough
to withstand folding and unfolding without tearing
at the seams. The price is $5.95
plus $4.00 shipping and handling.
laminated Visor Map is handy and extremely durable.
The map accordion folds to a size of 24-1/2” x
11-1/2”. The map shows detail from Cascade Locks
to Biggs Junction. Indexed areas are of Hood River,
The Dalles and White Salmon. The price is $7.95 plus
$4.00 shipping and handling.
Gorge Living to order a Columbia Gorge Map in either
a full fold out version or a laminated visor format.