The Spectacular Columbia River Gorge: Geology and Wildflowers Amongst Nature’s B
Program No. 1826RJ
6 days
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5 nights
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At a Glance

Gain an enhanced understanding and appreciation of Columbia River Gorge and its spectacular wonders, from botanical diversity to the beauty and relentless forces of nature, and the heritage of human interaction with the environment.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Led by a naturalist, explore habitats from shady, wet forest to desert within 40 miles as you see and identify a variety of beautiful wildflowers.
  • Learn how the dramatic landscapes of Columbia River Gorge has been shaped and reshaped through millennia of geological events as you observe basalt flows, terraced canyons, rock arches, and high water marks in this staircase to the past.
  • Did you know the historic Columbia River Highway was the first scenic road in the U.S.? Examine its history during a day-long field trip with dramatic views and short walks to waterfalls.
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