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Cascade Locks

Posted on: October 11th, 2012 by Annie Von Domitz in Oregon Trail Interpretive Sites |

From I-84, take exit 40 to Cascade Locks Marine Park at Thunder Island.

Many emigrants portaged their goods around the Cascades of the Columbia. It is difficult to imagine the treacherous series of rapids and cataracts quieted today by dams.

Port of Cascade Locks.