If vintage machines and engines fascinate you, then head to Western Antique Aeroplane & Automobile Museum. They have a collection of airplanes, automobiles, tractors, motorcycles, and gliders that are well maintained and restored. You can participate in the events that are held at the museum where you could ride or drive any of the vintage machines. Visitors usually praise the museum for their vintage collection and the way they have maintained the machines.
In 1906, this sure beat sitting on horseback for three days to get to the mountain. Now it beats battling other drivers on the route between Portland and Mount Hood. Scenic views of our local mountain, Mount Adams and the naturally rugged terrain are accented by dinner and themes, such as a train robbery or murder-mystery. The ticket price for the Excursion Train with theme is different for adults, seniors citizens and children. There is restricted disabled access.
Established in 2007, Double Mountain Brewery located at 4th Street is an American brewery based in Hood River. The brewery is known for their sour and hoppy such as the Vaporizer, Devil’s Kriek and IRA. This location also has a kitchen which serves amazing pizzas in a family-friendly environment with live music playing in the background. Double Mountain has become one of the hottest attractions in Oregon by conducting guided tours for visitors who intend to get a glimpse at how this well-oiled machine functions.
Established in 1987, Full Sail started operations at a time when the once, sleepy city of Hood River was attracting attention as a popular windsurfing destination. The tourist influx and their world-class beer operation gave them a head-start, and today, they're one of the prominent brewers in Oregon. Brewery tours are available throughout the week. Visitors can relax and sip on a pint of their award-winning brews at the Tasting Room & Pub. There's a hearty food menu as well to go with your drinks. Check website for more.