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'''The Dalles''' is in city in [[Oregon]] situated in the [[Columbia Gorge (Oregon)|Columbia Gorge]] about 85 miles east of [[Portland (Oregon)|Portland]].
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'''The Dalles''' [http://www.ci.the-dalles.or.us] is in city in [[Oregon]] situated in the [[Columbia Gorge (Oregon)|Columbia Gorge]] about 85 miles east of [[Portland (Oregon)|Portland]].
  
 
==Get in==
 
==Get in==
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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.
  
 
==Get around==
 
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* '''The Dalles Dam'''.  A hydroelectric dam, which produces enough electricity to serve a city the size of Seattle.  Tour and Visitor's Center.
 
* '''The Dalles Dam'''.  A hydroelectric dam, which produces enough electricity to serve a city the size of Seattle.  Tour and Visitor's Center.
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* <see name="Columbia Hills State Park" alt="" address="" directions="On Washington State Route 14 at milepost 85, 9 miles west of Wishram, WA" phone="" email="" fax="" hours="06:30 h to dusk, April 1 - October 31" price="" url="http://www.parks.wa.gov/parkpage.asp?selectedpark=Columbia+Hills">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.</see>
  
 
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* '''Windsurfing'''
 
* '''Windsurfing'''
* '''Fish'''
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* '''Fishing'''
 
* '''Boating'''
 
* '''Boating'''
 
* '''Hiking'''
 
* '''Hiking'''
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* '''Cliff Jumping'''
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* '''Biking'''
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* '''Swimming'''
  
 
==Buy==
 
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*<buy name="Red Wagon " alt="" address="" directions="" phone="1.541.296.0010" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">place to buy stuff really cool.</buy>
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* '''Casa El Mirador'''  It is an authentic 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 name="Best Western River City Inn" alt="" address="112 W 2nd Street" directions="" phone="+1 541 296-9107" email="" tollfree="+1 888 935-2378" fax="+1 541 296-3002" url="http://book.bestwestern.com/bestwestern/productInfo.do?propertyCode=38036" price=""></sleep>
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* <sleep name="Motel 6" alt="" address="2500 W 6th Street" directions="" phone="+1 541 296-1191" email="" fax="+1 541 298-2455" url="http://www.motel6.com/reservations/motel_detail.asp?MotelId=4268" price=""></sleep>
  
 
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[[WikiPedia:The Dalles, Oregon]]
 
[[WikiPedia:The Dalles, Oregon]]

Revision as of 04:36, 10 October 2011

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

Contents

Get in

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.

Get around

See

  • 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.

Do

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

Buy

  • Red Wagon, 1.541.296.0010. place to buy stuff really cool.


Eat

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

Drink

Sleep

  • 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].
  • Motel 6, 2500 W 6th Street, +1 541 296-1191 (fax: +1 541 298-2455), [4].

Get out

Routes through The Dalles
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