Columbia Gorge Weather

Winter Weather Advisory

2:23 PM PST on January 16, 2019
10:00 AM PST on January 17, 2019

Air Stagnation Advisory

9:43 AM PST on January 16, 2019
7:00 PM PST on January 16, 2019
Wednesday 90%
High 37° / Low 32°
Chance of Rain
Thursday 50%
High 38° / Low 34°
Chance of Rain
Friday 100%
High 42° / Low 37°


North Wasco Parks and Recreation District Pick-Up Basketball…Saturdays in January at Chenowith Elementary, 8 a.m.-2 p.m.  For ages 12 to adult, $5 fee.

Hood River Valley High School Swim Team providing free swim lessons…at the Hood River Aquatic Center on Friday nights, 6 p.m.-6:20 p.m., Jan. 11-Feb. 1.  Sign up by Thursday each week, call the Hood River Aquatic Center at 541-386-1303.

Columbia Gorge Discovery Center Eagle Creek Fire Exhibit…opens January 19.  Go to gorgediscovery.org for more information.

The Dalles Lock & Dam Eagle Watch…January 19, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Free to the public, visitors are encouraged to bring their own binoculars and cameras.

North Wasco Parks and Recreation 3 on 3 Basketball League…Sundays beginning January 20 at Wahtonka School.  For ages 16 to adult, $210 fee per team, call 541-296-9533.

North Wasco Parks and Recreation Boys & Girls Youth Baseball Clinics…for ages 4-9 on Saturdays in February at Chenowith Elementary School.  Ages 4-6 from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., ages 7-9 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  Fee $45 ($49.50 out of district), registration deadline January 20, go to nwprd.org or call 541-296-9533.No School?

Swim at the Pool!…North Wasco Parks & Recreation District trip for kids 8 & up to the Hood River Aquatic Center on January 21, 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m.  In-district fee $10, go to nwprd.org or call 541-296-9533.

History of Railroading in the Columbia Gorge…Columbia Gorge Discovery Center program with former Union Pacific Chief Train Dispatcher Bill Burgel, January 25.  Dinner at 6 p.m., program at 7 p.m.  Dinner & program $16, program only $5.  Call 541-296-8600, ext. 201 or go to gorgediscovery.org to purchase tickets by January 23.

Neil Simon’s The Odd Couple (female version)…presented by Big Britches Productions…at the Bingen Theater on February 8-9, 14-16, 21-23 at 7:30 p.m. and February 10 & 17 at 2 p.m.  Adults $18, students $12, ticket information at bigbritches.org.

Big Bingo at Hood River Valley Adult Center Every Tuesday night at 6 p.m., doors open and food available at 5 p.m. Funds raised support the Meals on Wheels program.

Bingo for Meals on Wheels at Mid-Columbia Senior Center in The Dalles…every Saturday at 6 p.m.  Minimum buy-in is $10.

Free car seat checks the second Wednesday of each month, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., at the Hood River Fire Station on 1785 Meyer Parkway.

Hood River Farmers Market…every Saturday from May 5 to November 17, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., at 5th and Columbia.