This park requires a Special Use Permit for special events or activities. COVID may affect dates.
For many years under the leadership of Mrs. Gertrude Jensen, the Forum was very active in the preservation of natural beauty along the Columbia River Gorge. For more questions, review our statewide FAQ. Come see for yourself why this is one of the most popular viewpoints for photographing Vista House.
Learn more about the wildfire crisis in Oregon. If you have questions about whether you need a special use permit for your activity and to receive instructions on how to submit the application, please call The additional tract was purchased after litigation in The Portland Women's Forum was made up of representatives of the principal women's organizations of Portland.
Please open the Special Use Permit application to see examples of events that need a permit. The group was responsible for appointment of the first Columbia Gorge Commission in the s.
The same view that attracts visitors from around the globe inspired the visionaries of the Historic Columbia River Highwaybuilt in as the first road linking Portland and The Dalles. The viewpoint closes nightly at 9 p. Please call for park specific rules.