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Explore Columbia River Gorge Half-Day Small-Group Tour

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    Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area
    Stop: 3 hours -
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  • 2
    Columbia River Highway
    Stop: 2 hours -
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  • 3
    Sandy River
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 4
    Portland Women's Forum State Scenic Viewpoint
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 5
    Vista House
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 6
    Latourell Falls
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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  • 7
    Shepperd's Dell State Natural Area
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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    Pass by Bridal Veil Falls State Park
    Pass by Wahkeena Falls
  • 8
    Multnomah Falls
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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    Pass by Oneonta Gorge
  • 9
    Horsetail Falls- Columbia River Gorge
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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    Pass by Beacon Rock
    Pass by Rooster Rock State Park
You'll return to the starting point
Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Portland-based tour. Pickup locations are flexible. We'll contact you prior to your tour to verify pickup time and location.
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Bottled water
  • Snacks
  • PA system so people in back can hear their guide
  • Gratuity (always appreciated)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 11 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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It was a great half-day tour to see Columbia river, waterfalls, and the scenery. It covered everything I wanted to see, and the duration of each stop is enough to take a good picture. :)
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My sister and I loved this tour. Our guide, Taryn, was the best! She tailored the tour to take us on more hiking trails, showed us the variety of plant life in the gorge and took us to the stunning waterfalls. We saw and learned so much!! She told stories about the history of
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Response from TerranTravels, Manager at Explore Columbia River Gorge Half-Day Small-Group Tour
Responded 20 Nov 2019
Thank you Rosie! We thoroughly enjoyed taking you and Gina to the Gorge and Coast! Best wishes on the tour guiding!
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These tours are an excellent option for travellers who don't have a car, but want to get areas of Oregon that aren't easily accessible by public transport. I cannot recommend these tours enough! I did the half day Columbia valley half-day tour with my sister, with convenient
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Response from TerranTravels, Manager at Explore Columbia River Gorge Half-Day Small-Group Tour
Responded 20 Nov 2019
Thanks for the amazingly generous reviews! It was a pleasure taking you and Rosie to the Columbia Gorge and Oregon Coast. Hope to see you again some day!
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Really enjoyed this tour. Tour guide Marcus is the most knowledgeable tour guide ive ever had. Definitely take this tour.
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Response from TerranTravels, Manager at Explore Columbia River Gorge Half-Day Small-Group Tour
Responded 20 Nov 2019
Thanks for writing another great review! Tell your neighbors you saw Mist, Horsetail, Wahkeena, Multnomah, Shepperd's Dell, Bridal Veil, and Latourell! P.S. Great pics!
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This tour exceeded my expectations!! I booked this tour very last minute, and Marcus was still able to accommodate me, even picked me up from my airbnb! Marcus was very energetic, knowledge and extremely friendly. The Columbia River gorge tour was beautiful, and we saw more
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Response from TerranTravels, Owner at Explore Columbia River Gorge Half-Day Small-Group Tour
Responded 13 Jul 2019
Breana, thank you for the super-sweet review! Marcus said you were the ideal guest, and he looks forward you out again! Hope you enjoyed the Rose Gardens!
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About the operator
By: Terran Travels
Janell A
Amazing fall trip
Marcus was absolutely amazing. Definitely very happy I chose this tour for my fiancé and I! Marcus was full of
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Daniel Valencia
The Best tour in Oregon
Marcus is a great guide, very punctual, have an amazing knowledge of the zone and he is also a great person, I
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Brownsville, Texas
North east coast with Marcus
What a great trip to the coast....! It included many great quick stops filled with a lot of great information and
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Susie C
A GREAT tour!!
Marcus was our tour guide and he had our attention right away! This tour was much more than I expected. I’ve
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Amazing Tour!
We booked the tour about a week before it started on Dec 28, 2019. This was the only one-day tour left we could
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ken m
Woodburn, Oregon
great way to see Portland
A great way to see Portland without getting lost and sharing with others on the tour Highly recommend doing this.
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Josh O
Amazing time
Marcus was amazing. The tour was over 8 hours long and he did everything he could to make it great. The pizza at
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Kristi H
Seattle, Washington
Beautiful area, wonderful guide!
My thanks to Marcus for guiding our travels through the Columbia River Gorge. We hiked to Laterelle Falls which
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Very good tour guide
Would chose Terran in the future when I come back. Family run business, reliable good people. Easy to schedule,
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Informative tour
It was a good tour. Marcus shared a lot of information about Portland. He did ask if we had any special requests
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  • Duration: 3h
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  • Languages Offered: English
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