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=The Dalles, Oregon=
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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]].
  
==Location==
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The Dalles is approximately 85 miles east of [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Portland%2C_Oregon/ Portland]] and is within the [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Columbia_Gorge/ Columbia Gorge]].
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==Get around==
  
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==See==
  
This city is centrally located so travel within Oregon and Washington is convenient[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mount_Hood/ Mt. Hood]] is approx. 60 miles away.  The [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oregon_Coast/ Oregon Coast]] -175 miles. [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seattle/ Seattle]]- 245 miles.  [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spokane%2C_Washington/ Spokane]] - 265 miles.
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* '''Fort Dalles Museum'''Old military artifacts and medical equipment.
  
==Attractions==
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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 is a historic city and you can see this when driving through downtown.  Many of the buildings are very old. You can visit the Fort Dalles Museum to see old military artifacts and medical equipment.
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* '''Windsurfing'''
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* '''Fish'''
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* '''Boating'''
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* '''Hiking'''
  
Windsurfing, fishing, boating, and hiking are only some of what this city has to offer. It is said to be one of the best places to learn how to windsurf and fishing for sturgeon is very popular as well.
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==Eat==
  
There is The Dalles Dam, a hydroelectric dam, which produces enough electricity to serve a city the size of Seattle. They offer a tour of the dam and there is a visitor's center as well.
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==History==
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Revision as of 07:17, 12 October 2006

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

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Get in

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.

Do

  • Windsurfing
  • Fish
  • Boating
  • Hiking

Buy

Eat

Drink

Sleep

Get out

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