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Sternwheeler Columbia Gorge

355 WA-Na-PA Street, Cascade Locks, OR 97014
+1 800-643-1354
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
355 WA-Na-PA Street, Cascade Locks, OR 97014
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently took an afternoon ride on the Sternwheeler while staying in the Gorge. The ride both up and down the river was beautiful, informative and just plain fun. The captain and crew were superlative in both their knowledge of the area and friendliness. The...More

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Portland S, Marketing Manager at Sternwheeler Columbia Gorge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for cruising with us and for posting you review. We appreciate this type of feedback and will be sure to share this with our management & operations staff. Thank you once more and we do hope to have you cruise with...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We happened to catch this cruise on a sunny fall day when there was no wind, and the water was almost like glass. We cruised both up and down river and thoroughly enjoyed the trip as all of our cares melted away. It's a smooth,...More

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Portland S, Marketing Manager at Sternwheeler Columbia Gorge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for cruising with us and posting your review. So glad we could be part of this relaxing day for you. We greatly appreciate the feedback and look forward to having you cruise with us again.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It was a beautiful day, I think the snacks were lacking. I believe I read that there was appetizers served, but all there really was, hot dogs, chili and chips. Disappointed in that.More

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Portland S, Marketing Manager at Sternwheeler Columbia Gorge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for cruising with us and sharing your review. We will be sure to share this with our management & service staff for assessment & training purposes. We always encourage our customers to purchase a meal from the Locks Waterfront Grill before boarding a...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

This was a last minute decision for a way to spend and afternoon, we wanted to spend some time in the Gorge after the recent wild fires and thought this would be a great way to learn a little more about the Gorge as well...More

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Portland S, Marketing Manager at Sternwheeler Columbia Gorge, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Thank you for cruising with us and for posting your review. Thank you for visiting the Gorge. We appreciate helpful feedback and will be sure to share this with our management & operations staff. Thank you once more and we do hope to have you...More

Reviewed 2 October 2017

Due to the forest fires in Oregon, the scenic rote 30 was closed and interstate 84 was backed up we changed our plans to drive the Columbia River Gorge highway and ended up in Cascade Locks where we saw the Sternwheeler and decided to take...More

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Portland S, Marketing Manager at Sternwheeler Columbia Gorge, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Thank you so much for cruising with us and for posting your review. We appreciate your support of the Gorge and our local businesses. We will be sure to share this with our management & service staff. Thank you once more and we look forward...More

Reviewed 28 September 2017

Took the River boat cruise as part of a business event. Dinner was okay, not spectacular, but the scenery and commentary from the captain was excellent.

Thank kjuiceman
Portland S, Marketing Manager at Sternwheeler Columbia Gorge, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Thank you for cruising with us and for sharing your review. We make every effort to provide the best overall experience for our guests. We will share your review with our management & service staff. Thank you once more.

Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Took the two hour tour up-and-down the Columbia River on the stern wheeler today. All the employees were great and courteous and answered all out questions. Took a lot of pictures even though it was cloudy and rainy but all in all it was a...More

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Portland S, Marketing Manager at Sternwheeler Columbia Gorge, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Thank you for cruising with us and posting your review. We appreciate your feedback and do hope you will choose to cruise with us again sometime.

Reviewed 1 September 2017

We enjoyed our evening on the dinner cruise. The scenery is beautiful, the food was good and service great. It's an older boat, but well maintained with a friendly staff. It was worth the time, and overall we enjoyed our experience.

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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

My wife had made last minute reservations for the dinner cruise on the sternwheeler. WOW were we ever tickled. What a delightful experience. These folks really have perfected an awesome way to spend an evening with family, friends or a romantic evening for couples. Our...More

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Portland S, Marketing Manager at Sternwheeler Columbia Gorge, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Thank you so much for cruising with us and posting such a wonderful review. It really makes our day to hear stories of people enjoying our cruises. We will be sure to share this with our management, service & galley staff. Thank you once more...More

Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

We happened upon this excursion wben in Cascade Locks for the Bridge of the Gods run. Took the Sunday dinner cruise on the Columbia River. Our table was right next to the open boarding area seperated from the water only by a net! Beautiful views....More

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Portland S, Marketing Manager at Sternwheeler Columbia Gorge, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Thank you so much for cruising with us and posting your review. So pleased to hear how you enjoyed your "voyage" with us. We always want to provide the best experience for our guests and will be sure to share this with our management, galley...More

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We are wheelchair accessible. Our phone number is 503-224-3900 and 800-224-3901. Our website is our company. This answer field will not allow us to include our website link. We hope to have you aboard! Thanks, The... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 20
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 355 WA-Na-PA Street, Cascade Locks, OR 97014
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Cascade Locks
  • Phone Number: +1 800-643-1354
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