We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights

Lots of parking. Beautiful walking trail along the river. Areas set aside for wind surfers and kite... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2018
Vancouver, Canada
via mobile
Columbia River

Having lived in Hood River i went to the port often,i never tire of the river views'tranquil, to... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2018
emmitt j
Read all 28 reviews
All photos (26)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good35%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“kite surfers”(3 reviews)
“playground”(3 reviews)
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
720 E Port Marina Dr, Hood River, OR 97031-2345
Reviews (28)
Filter reviews
26 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews waterfront park kite surfers playground benches activity trail
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 26 reviews
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Lots of parking. Beautiful walking trail along the river. Areas set aside for wind surfers and kite surfers. Playgrounds for kids. Great to stop for a couple hours ...

Thank Bugqueen
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Having lived in Hood River i went to the port often,i never tire of the river views'tranquil, to say the least, i do miss it there,well worth seeing and walking the trail.

Thank emmitt j
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Maybe you've been here before, but it's worth taking another look around. The marina and the waterfront park area have undergone some upgrades. There's much more art, connected walking trails and things to see here. We recently stayed overnight in this area, walked to dinner,...More

Thank Stevey1612
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Our first introduction to this 6 acre waterfront park was one evening when we went to Pfriem Family Brewers located immediately across the street. The park was very busy with young families enjoying the play area while others sat at park benches having a picnic....More

Thank westie2
Reviewed 23 June 2017

We had never seen kiteboarding before so this was a wonderful stop to watch how it's done. It was a nice day and we spent quite a while watching the activity out on the water. Nice sunny day activity.

Thank francetravel
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

If you are in the Portland area and have time to get away, watch the wind at Hood river. Why?? Because you will see alot of wind surfers going crazy if the wind is good. If thats not a normal sight for you, take the...More

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Stopped at Waterfront Park after dinner across the street to run some energy out of our kids. Well thought out, very clean, and diverse options. Our kids loved it. Will be back with swimming suits the next time. Access is a bit tricky as with...More

Thank Brian J
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Windsurfing, kiteboarding, SUP, dogs, sunset, moonrise, picnickers......great spot for photography. You can spend hours here, in or out of the water.

Thank Zialucia
Reviewed 18 July 2016

There was a windsurfing event going on so we walked down to the port very cool. there are restrooms there and t looks like they charge for parking, we parked across the highway and walked around downtown before walking to the port.

Thank simpleyme
Reviewed 15 September 2015

If you are up for an adventure, try paddleboarding from the Port of Hood River. Big Winds, a store located in Hood River, has set up shot down at the marina/port area and rents equipment by the hour or the day. If you are REALLY...More

Thank Sandra F
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 8 nearby hotels
Best Western Plus Hood River Inn
2,971 reviews
.27 miles away
Hampton Inn & Suites Hood River
461 reviews
.27 miles away
Hood River Hotel
375 reviews
.38 miles away
Sunset Motel Hood River
129 reviews
1.46 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 147 nearby restaurants
Riverside Restaurant
950 reviews
.28 miles away
Celilo Restaurant and Bar
439 reviews
.36 miles away
Trillium Cafe
158 reviews
.44 miles away
Broder Ost
99 reviews
.38 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 103 nearby attractions
Columbia River Gorge
1,061 reviews
.36 miles away
Naked Winery Hood River Tasting Room
136 reviews
.41 miles away
Stave and Stone
16 reviews
.44 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Port of Hood River staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines