Bridge of the Gods Motel, RV Park & Cabins - Cascade Locks, Oregon
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member oiseau_ca
N 45° 39.832 W 121° 53.800
10T E 585949 N 5057293
Quick Description: a complex of motel rooms, cabins & a RV Park located on Wa Na Pa Street in Cascade Locks, Oregon, USA
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 11/24/2015 2:25:03 PM
Waymark Code: WMQ0Q3
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Chasing Blue Sky
Views: 3

Long Description:
This complex of motel rooms, cabins & a RV Park is located on Wa Na Pa street in Cascade Locks, Oregon, USA.

Nestled below the Cascade Mountains and a block from the Columbia River, this rustic, log cabin-style motel with adjacent cabins is 0.7 miles from the Bridge of the Gods and 4.9 miles from Table Mountain.

Pared-down accommodations range from modest motel rooms to cozy, free-standing cabins. All feature free WiFi and cable TV, and some rooms and all cabins add kitchenettes and whirlpool tubs. Cabins also offer flat-screen TVs.

There's also an on-site RV park.

Located some 40 miles east from Portland (Highway 84), Cascade Locks is a city in Hood River County, Oregon, United States. The city took its name from a set of locks built to improve navigation past the Cascades Rapids of the Columbia River. The U.S. federal government approved the plan for the locks in 1875, construction began in 1878, and the locks were completed on November 5, 1896. The locks were subsequently submerged in 1938, replaced by Bonneville Lock and Dam, although the city lost no land from the expansion of Lake Bonneville behind the dam some 4 miles downstream of the city. The city population was 1,144 at the 2010 census. The 2007 estimate is 1,075 residents.

Cascade Locks is just upstream from the Bridge of the Gods, a toll bridge that spans the Columbia River. It is the only bridge across the Columbia between Portland and Hood River. Cascade Locks is also a few miles upstream of Eagle Creek Gorge, a popular scenic area that doubles as an alternate route for the Pacific Crest Trail. Cascade Locks is used frequently by hikers along the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) to cross the Columbia River. Cascade Locks is the lowest point along the trail, which runs from the Mexican border in California to the Canadian border in Washington.

Source: Wikipedia & so on.
Daily, weekly, or monthly rates:
Not listed on the website. You have to call the motel. We payed less than $ 100 US for a night stay.


Discounts available?:
Available, ask for it.


Kitchens or kitchenettes in the rooms?: Yes

Refrigerator?: all rooms

Fireplaces in the rooms?:
No.


Handicap accessible rooms?: Select rooms only

Restaurant on premises and type of restaurant?:
Not on the premises. But there are several restaurants in the area. A famous place is at walking distance. The Char Burger restaurant in Cascade Locks, Oregon, is a landmark restaurant next to the historic Bridge of the Gods. With outstanding Columbia River views, the Char Burger has been a dining destination and popular travel stop for over five decades.


Childcare provisions?:
No.


Swimming pool?: No.

Meeting or convention room(s) available?: Yes.

Office hours and any seasonal operating times or closed periods?:
Regular office hours. But sometimes you have to wait for the owner.


Describe ease of accessibility to the location using a vehicle, hiking, etc.:
Easy accessibility.


Office phone number: +1 541-374-8628

Office address:
630 Southwest Wa Na Pa Street, Cascade Locks, OR 97014, USA


Website of facility: [Web Link]

Types of recreation, activities, and attractions nearby:
Great view of the Columbia River & the Bridge of the Goods. See the website for the activities & attractions nearby.


Visit Instructions:

Please submit a photo(s) taken by you of your visit to the location (non-copyrighted photos only). GPS photos are also accepted with the location in the background, and old vacation photos are accepted. Additional pictures are appreciated of the area and facility to help others identify if this is the kind of place they want to stay. If you are not able to provide a photo, then please describe your visit or give a story about the visit

Notify the waymark owner of any changes in the status of the facility to ensure the waymark description is kept current. This may include changes in rates, area attractions, renovations, additions to facilities, increased lodging restrictions, etc.

If you visit and find the facility is closed permanently, notify both the group officers and waymark owner of the change. We will then update the waymark description and name to include the words "Closed permanently", and may consider the waymark to be archived.

Search for...
Geocaching.com Google Map
Google Maps
MapQuest
Bing Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest Chalet, Cottage, and Cabin Style Lodging
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
There are no logs for this waymark yet.