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Parks and nature in Hood River

Top parks

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“Beautiful place for a stroll on a nice day, catch the kitesurfers doing their thing, bring a snack and have a seat, or stop at one of the many breweries or restaurants and enjoy the view.”
  • 25 locals recommend
Park
“Scenic beachfront with a narrow shoreline & grassy picnic lawn, popular with windsurfers & kayakers. Fun for kids with lots of activities in park. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
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“Great playground for young kiddos to get their wiggles out. Just a walk away from the Lodge.”
  • 5 locals recommend
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  • 2 locals recommend
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  • 3 locals recommend
Scenic Lookout
“Learn to windsurf, kayak or SUP here- there are instructors and businesses in road side stands on site. The safest area, beginners only. Walk along the waterfront trail past Waterfront Park to the Event Site while you're at it.”
  • 2 locals recommend
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  • 1 local recommends
Park
“This is a skate park and bike park. It's a nice destination to walk or bike to with kids. There is a climbing wall too. Heavily shaded and sheltered from wind. ”
  • 1 local recommends

Beaches

Scenic Lookout
“Learn to windsurf, kayak or SUP here- there are instructors and businesses in road side stands on site. The safest area, beginners only. Walk along the waterfront trail past Waterfront Park to the Event Site while you're at it.”
  • 2 locals recommend

Trails

Trail
“A hike that goes from downtown Hood River to the West Side of town (almost continuously). You can walk or bike there from the RV!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Trail
“Although the photo isn't great it has two nice trails to access for a nice walk/jog through the woods.”
  • 1 local recommends
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