Troutdale is perfectly situated between the vibrant metropolitan region centered by Portland and the world-class outdoor experiences in the Columbia River Gorge and the Mt. Hood National Forest. As such, it is the best resource for access to each.
The Columbia River Gorge is home to the world-famous Multnomah Falls and the Waterfall Corridor, the highest density of waterfalls in the United States. Visitors setting out from Troutdale can easily see dozens of awe-inspiring waterfalls, each of them spectacularly unique.
Troutdale is more than a simple waypoint as The Gateway to the Gorge. The town has a thriving downtown with walkable streets lined with unique stores, art galleries, museums, warming coffee shops, local breweries and a range of restaurants for visitors of all ages.
Take a day trip along on the Infinity Loop, combining drives along two National Scenic Byways to see some of Oregon's most spectacular and iconic sites.
Troutdale’s family-friendly charm can be felt throughout, from the unique lodging at McMenamins Edgefield Resort to the relaxing parks sprinkled throughout town, as well as the opportunity to relax and recreate along the Sandy River itself.
Many quality establishments offer the perfect meal, delicious snack or drink in Troutdale. Those heading out to experience the Gorge can grab a quick coffee or lunch-in-the-go for their day’s activities, while several restaurants, breweries and other establishments call on visitors to satisfy their culinary palettes in Troutdale.