Mt. Hood and Columbia Gorge Camping Style

Max 4 people Easy difficulty Beginner experience


Go on a self-guided, camping style adventure in the wilderness, where your expert trip planners with years of experience, carefully choose the hikes and activities to go on, as per your requirements and the current COVID related closures. On this trip, you will explore the gems of Oregon - Columbia Gorge, Mount Hood and Silver Falls areas without having to worry about planning for the best destinations, stops, activities or accommodations.  


This is a great trip option for beginner campers to test out their gear and get used to camping without having to worry about shelter on their first camping trip. The accommodation options for this trip include a yurt or a basic rustic camping style cabin, where you bring your own bedding, food and gear including food prep gear.  


Spend a long weekend reconnecting with yourself in the wilderness, taking in the beautiful sights and all the earthy scents to rekindle your senses and re-energize your mind.  


The pricing is $135 / person on a 4 person occupancy basis, $170 on a 3 person occupancy and $250 on a double occupancy basis.  

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Day 1: Columbia Gorge hiking and optional water sports

Go on short hikes, carefully picked by your experienced trip planners, depending on COVID opening, unstable ground due to 2017 fire and weekend crowding.  


You can consider having a picnic lunch on your hike or at the Cascade Locks. You can then choose one of the below optional activities which can be pre-booked for an extra charge:  


Optional activities: Whitewater Rafting on Salmon River near Hood River  

or Windsurfing rent or lessons, kayaking / if no wind SUP (Stand Up Paddleboarding), Catamaran small boat sailing, sailing lessons, Jet-Ski rentals in the mecca for water sports.  


Alternatively, you could go on another hike in the Columbia Gorge National Scenic area in the afternoon, before driving to the foothills of majestic Mt. Hood, Oregon's largest, snow covered volcano with 11,200 feet elevation.  


On day 1, for 2 days

The accommodation options for this trip include a yurt or a basic rustic camping style cabin in an RV village, where you bring your own bedding, food and gear including food prep gear.  


The yurt sleeps up to 5 people and can include a twin over full bunk bed, cots and sleeping pads upon request, and portable camp stove upon request. You bring own bedding, food, cookware... the usual camping gear except for the tent.  


The rustic cabins can sleep up to 6 people and come with the basic necessities for a comfortable camping getaway. They include a separate bedroom with bunk bed, double/twin bunk bed, and sleeper sofa in living room. There is no kitchen or bath, but bathhouses located nearby. Linens and cooking utensils are not provided.  





All meals
Alcoholic beverages
Admission fees
Travel insurance
Personal gear
Guide fees
Luggage transfers

Do not forget to arrange for the requisite passport, visa and travel insurance.

We try our best to ensure accurate and up-to-date guide information, but in some cases this may change due to emergencies or other unforeseen guide scheduling challenges. In any case, another highly-rated, certified guide with similar experience would lead your trip and you will be kept informed of any such case.

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