What you need to know about 

corona virus

recreation updates 

TOURISM OFFICIALS send CLEAR 

safety MESSAGE FOR JULY 4 WEEKENd

The representatives of your city, county and other local governments want to encourage the safe and responsible use of the outdoors during this time. There are several jurisdictions involved in Hood River County recreation, for different public lands and recreational uses. What is allowed may be different for each agency - so please visit  the links below.

Please pay attention to signs and adhere to the posted

rules and guidelines.

Please recreate responsibly, and be safe for yourself, 

and those around you.

    PLEASE:
  • Pack in and Pack out your trash - we've increased                                                                                       trash hauling but COVID restrictions cause limitations

  • Recreate close to home; limit non-essential travel

  • Wear a mask when around people you don't live with                                                         

  • Practice social distancing, keeping six feet between                                                                                  yourself and non-household-members

  • Remember: Crowds = Closures. Please do your part to ensure that our green spaces remain open. Be kind and share the space. 

  • Avoid touching surfaces. For this reason public restrooms, playground equipment, etc. are closed 

LINKS TO AGENCY CLOSURE INFO:

State / USFS recreation sites in the Gorge (what's open / what's closed?)

HOOD RIVER WATERFRONT - WHAT'S OPEN?  (and please pack in/pack out your trash)

 

This website is for Hood River County residents and businesses to help navigate the COVID-19 health emergency.

 

This website is supported by Hood River County Sheriff's Office of Emergency Management, Hood River County

Public Health,  the Cities and Ports of Hood River and Cascade Locks, Hood River County School District and Hood River County Prevention Department.

Working together, we can prevent COVID-19 from reaching residents.  Please take preparedness steps to keep the coronavirus from spreading.