Welcome to Gorge Pedal We feature Cycling within the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area

Cycling the Columbia River Gorge, OR & WA

HCRH is the acronym for Historic Columbia

River Highway.

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This hwy/trail is the Gorge Ride.

The Gorge Ride is a benefit ride put on by the

Friends of the Historic Columbia River Highway. It is an incredible lovely ride of the eastern gorge


Restrooms: Discovery Center, Mosier Coffee shop, Hatfield Trailhead West

Round trip Mileage:

24.6 Miles one way: 49.2 miles round trip

Hills: max elevation 742

total elevation gain 1584



Staring Direction: Heading West

Length: 24.2 Miles One Way or 49.4 miles, Round Trip

Roadway: Paved Trail

Restrooms: Discovery Center, Mosier, Hatfield Trail West.


Total Elevation climb: 267 ft

Elevation Gain:

740 ft


Services: Booth Hood River and The Dalles has a number of pubs, restaurants; motels


Some hills. No bathrooms along route but available at beginning Discovery Center. The geology and Eco-diveristy are unique to this eastern part of the Columbia Gorge. The viewpoints are indeed spectacular.


Caution: it is very easy to become dehydrated due to the Gorge wind even when you feel comfortable or are not sweating a great deal. Summer is hot; The Dalles can easily reach upper 90s...4 pm is the hottest part of the day.


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The Gorge Ride

Discovery Center to Hatfield Tunnel West