Category: History

Crown Point Hotel, Proposed Plan, 1915. 0

The Crown Point Hotel

    I’m not sure if this is cool or horrific.  In 1915, developers floated a plan for a hotel on Crown Point.  R. T. Dabney, a retired lumberman, purchased the rock ledge and...

Geologic History 0

Geologic History

Geologic History of the Columbia River Gorge From: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Portland District, and the U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, The Geologic History of the Columbia River Gorge: Information...

History 0


Historic Columbia River Highway History The King of Roads The Columbia River Highway, later renamed the Historic Columbia River Highway (HRCH), was a technical and civic achievement of its time, successfully marrying ambitious engineering...