Highlights include the Palouse River Canyon, kayaking in hidden channels, a visit to Multnomah Falls
, a jet boat ride into HellOs Canyon and five private wine tours.
Located at 14811 Kruse Oaks Drive, just minutes from downtown Portland and Portland State University, the six-story Crowne Plaza Lake Oswego is near Multnomah Falls
Excursions include a motorcoach tour to Multnomah Falls
, the tallest falls in Oregon; a jet boat up Hells Canyon past 7,000-year-old Indian petroglyphs; wine tasting in Walla Walla; and an excursion to Astoria to visit the Lewis & Clark National Historic Park and the site of Fort Clatsop, where the explorers spent a hard winter by the Pacific Ocean.
The more intrepid among them began the day with a pre-conference bus trip up the dramatic Columbia River Gorge to Multnomah Falls
, a stunningly beautiful waterfall, and the nearby stone lodge, where they enjoyed a sumptuous brunch.
At 620 feet, it's the second-tallest year-round waterfall in the country, but Multnomah's appeal can't be measured in numbers alone.
And we will learn about the legacy of Lewis and Clark, including a trip to Multnomah Falls
Captions: Multnomah Falls
is the second highest year-round waterfall in the nation.
The journey takes travelers from Los Angeles to Seattle through Napa Valley Wine Country, the Golden Gate Bridge overlook, Multnomah Falls
, and the Columbia Rivet Gorge.
One man was feared dead on the Oregon side of the gorge when the backhoe he was using to clear away ice jams at the foot of the 620-foot Multnomah Falls
slid into the water.
Those looking to explore the scenic Multnomah Falls
Autumn Leaves at Multnomah Falls
- For ages 18 and older.
Mount Bachelor, Powell's Book Store, Multnomah Falls
, landmarks on the Coast, historic Jacksonville, Kam Wah Chung museum and wineries are just a few of the Oregon destinations and attractions featured.