When planning your visit the Gorge, take READY, SET, GORGE to heart. Use these resources to help ensure you have a safe and enjoyable time while helping preserve this beautiful region for generations to come.
TRAIL RECREATION FEES
SCENIC AREA INFO
Columbia Gorge Express – From Portland’s Gateway Transit Center to Multnomah Falls, Rooster Rock State Park (summers only), Cascade Locks and Hood River year-round. Columbia Gorge Express buses are equipped with wi-fi and bicycle racks. More info.
West End Transit (WET Bus) — The WET bus runs Fridays-Sundays during the summer months. This is the best way to access the Dog Mountain Trail, which requires hiking permits April 20-June 16, 2019. The $2 cost ($1 each way) includes a hiking permit (which is required on weekends April 20-June 16). More info.Columbia Gorge Car Free – This website is a comprehensive resource for people seeking to travel to, from and around the Columbia River Gorge without a car. More info.