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Top Restaurants in Hood River for Carryout

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If you find yourself in need of a delicious, hot and fresh restaurant meal while visiting Hood River, takeout meals are a great option. Here are some local restaurants in Hood River, ready to satisfy your cravings any time of day! Coffee and Tea Coffee lovers in general flock to Oregon, and while the biggest crowds are in Portland, you’ll find plenty of top-notch coffee shops here in Hood River. You could probably try a different stop every morning and not repeat any! If you’re looking for responsibly sourced beans

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Spring Activities to Enjoy in Hood River

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If you’re on the hunt to find the perfect spring getaway with amazing outdoor activities, Hood River, Oregon might be just the place for you! Known for its winter ski slopes and summer windsurfing, it’s beautiful spring season often gets overlooked. So why should you visit Hood River in springtime? One big factor is the lack of crowds. Since the winter ski and snowboard season is wrapping up and the summer windsurfing and kiteboarding crowds aren’t in full swing yet, activities to enjoy in Hood River is a beautiful time

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Easter 2020 in Hood River

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Located in the heart of the Columbia River Gorge, Hood River, Oregon is a scenic city on the banks of the mighty Columbia River. With views from the river of the forested lands beyond, this hidden gem proudly displays the beauty of Oregon’s rugged wilderness. This small riverside town remains impressive no matter what time of year travelers arrive, including visiting Hood River for the Easter holiday. Moreover, when you reserve your rental with Hood River Vacation Rentals, we can provide the right accommodations every time, from comfortably furnished one-bedroom

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3 Tips for Traveling Light in Hood River

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There are many benefits to traveling light. It’ll take you less time to pack and unpack, you’ll have less items to worry about losing, and you’ll have less weight on your shoulders and in your hands at the airport. Check out our three best Hood River travel tips when traveling light: Tip #1: Pack Smart for the Weather In a place like Hood River where we get the full wonderful range of the four seasons, you’ll want to take care to pack smart for the weather. Check the weather forecast

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Activities in Hood River for a Solo Traveler

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Hood River is a great place to visit as a solo traveler. Whatever brings you to Hood River, you’ll have the time of your life while you’re here, exploring all the magical places within the city and the natural world that surrounds it. Here are a few of our favorite solo activities in Hood River: Go Skiing/Snowboarding Shredding down the slopes of Mt. Hood is one of the star attractions in Hood River. Since skiing and snowboarding are solo sports, this is a prime activity to do when you’re flying

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Romantic Hood River Valentine’s Day Activities for 2020

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This February, surprise your loved one with a trip to Hood River when it’s at its most beautiful. The air is alive with romance, and you’ll make some memories here that you’ll never forget! Here are a few ideas for romantic activities to do this Hood River Valentine’s Day: Valentine’s Day Morning Surprise your loved one with an early morning trip to River Daze Café, one of our favorite locations in town for a good breakfast and even better coffee. Afterward, the world is your oyster! Skiing is a great

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3 Easy Oregon Recipes to Cook in Your Hood River Vacation Rental

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When you’re on vacation, the last thing you want is extra work. That’s why we’ve gathered some nice and simple Oregon recipes here that you can use in the kitchen of your Hood River vacation rental! Bacon & Brussel Sprout Skewers Prep time: 10 minutes Cook time: 25 minutes Ingredients: • 1 lb bacon (thick cut) • 1 lb brussel sprouts • Salt • Pepper Steps to Prepare: 1. Preheat the oven to 400°F. 2. Pierce one end of a bacon strip with a skewer, then alternate between piercing Brussel

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Hood River Attractions in the Winter

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Hood River in the wintertime is a sight to behold. You’ll spend much of your time here in the city, and participating in the best winter activities, such as skiing (one of our favorite pastimes here). But one of the greatest Hood River attractions is the landscape itself, so you’ll want to devote some time to sightseeing while you’re here! Multnomah Falls The Columbia River Gorge is perhaps one of the most scenic areas in the entire northeast. It’s home to over 75 waterfalls, and one of the grandest and

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New Year’s 2019 in Hood River

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End the year with a bang by taking a trip to a winter wonderland. When December hits, Hood River hits its prime, so you’ll be visiting us during one of the most beautiful and exciting times of the entire year. Get festive and fun at one of the many celebrations happening in town on the night of New Year’s Eve in Hood River! New Year’s Eve Motown and Soul Extravaganza, feat. Kris Deelane & The Hurt See this concert at Springhouse Cellar Winery on Railroad Street and greet the new

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Christmas 2019 Hood River Holiday Rentals

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year in Hood River, Oregon. The community is merry, spirits are bright, and the world is aglow with holiday cheer, seasonal activity, and freshly fallen snow. Winter is kicking up into full swing here, so if you want to see Hood River holiday rentals at its absolute prime, plan your visit for Christmas 2019. Holiday Activities for the Whole Family Hood River is a hotspot of holiday activity. When you come to visit us for the winter season, you’ll find that there’s always

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