The Sternwheeler Columbia Gorge is owned by the Port of Cascade Locks and operated by the Portland Spirit. Sightseeing cruises on the Columbia River depart from the Cascade Locks Marine Park throughout the day, May to October of each year.
All cruise information is available on the Portland Spirit website. Contact the sales office for your next cruise on the Columbia River: 1-503-224-3900 or 1-800-224-3901.
The Cascade Locks Marine Park is the home port for the Sternwheeler Columbia Gorge.
Experience history, legend, and riverboat hospitality with a cruise on the Sternwheeler.
Built in Hood River, Sternwheeler Passengers, Cascade Locks, Oregon by Nichols Boat Works and launched in 1983, our authentic triple-decker paddle wheeler presents 360 degrees of breathtaking vistas.
You can enjoy narrated sightseeing excursions, weekend champagne brunch cruises, dinner cruises, and a variety of special event and holiday cruises.
Join us on board the Sternwheeler and enjoy the sights and history of the Columbia River.
2014 STERNWHEELER DAYS, JUNE 27-29
Visitor Center and Locks Cafe
New Hours: June 3 – September 17
Open 7 days a week from 10:30am – 9:00pm