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The Dalles

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The Dalles [1] is in city in Oregon situated in the Columbia Gorge about 85 miles east of Portland.

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The Dalles is located at the intersection of Interstate 84 (which follows the Columbia River) and US Route 197 which heads south from the Dalles to meet US Route 97.

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See[edit][add listing]

  • Fort Dalles Museum. Old military artifacts and medical equipment.
  • The Dalles Dam. A hydroelectric dam, which produces enough electricity to serve a city the size of Seattle. Tour and Visitor's Center.
  • Columbia Hills State Park, (On Washington State Route 14 at milepost 85, 9 miles west of Wishram, WA), [2]. 06:30 h to dusk, April 1 - October 31. A Washington state park on the Columbia River's north bank, under Horsethief Butte. A short ways north-east of The Dalles. Previously known as Horsethief Falls State Park.  edit

Do[edit][add listing]

  • Windsurfing
  • Fishing
  • Boating
  • Hiking
  • Cliff Jumping
  • Biking
  • Swimming

Buy[edit][add listing]

  • Red Wagon, 1.541.296.0010. Place to buy some really cool stuff.  edit

Eat[edit][add listing]

  • Casa El Mirador A popular Mexican restaurant that is one of the best places in The Dalles to go for a meal or a refreshing drink at their bar.

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Sleep[edit][add listing]

  • Best Western River City Inn, 112 W 2nd Street, +1 541 296-9107 (toll free: +1 888 935-2378, fax: +1 541 296-3002), [3].  edit
  • Motel 6, 2500 W 6th Street, +1 541 296-1191 (fax: +1 541 298-2455), [4].  edit

Get out[edit]

Routes through The Dalles
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