Featuring gorgeous views of apple orchards, Hood River Valley, and Mount Hood, Panorama Point County Park is a must-visit for anyone driving along the Highway 35 Fruit Loop near Hood River. The view at the top of the drive-up summit features more than 15,000 acres of orchards and vineyards. Although these views are beautiful any time of year, they are especially breathtaking in spring when the orchard trees are blossoming.
About Panorama Point County Park
Panorama Point County Park is an easy, drive-up viewpoint located off of Highway 35 near Hood River, Oregon. The park is small but packs great views, is handicap accessible, and has picnic tables for gathering loved ones.
Since the park is so easy to get to and so readily accessible, Panorama Point is a great place to bring the whole family to soak in the incredible views. 15,000 acres of orchards in the Columbia River Valley are visible from Panorama Point, along with views of Mount Hood, Mount Adams, and Mount Saint Helens on a clear day.
One unique thing about Panorama Point County Park is that the views are incredible year-round. The snow-covered orchards and volcanoes in Winter are quietly majestic, the orchard blooms in spring paint the valley pink, the haze-free volcano views in the summer are some of the best, and the golden leaves in fall draw visitors from far away. The dynamic beauty of Panorama Point County Park is a spectacular sight year-round.
Getting to Panorama Point County Park
Panorama Point County Park is located on Eastside Road just 10 minutes from downtown Hood River. To find Panorama Point County Park, drive South on Highway 35 from Hood River.
Eastside Road can come up quite quickly, so be sure you’re on the lookout about one mile south of Hood River. You’ll follow Eastside Road to the top of Panorama Point, where you will find designated parking, picnic tables, and restrooms.
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