Fall color is peaking along the Columbia River and the weekend forecast calls for absolutely perfect hiking weather. As luck would have it, the city of Stevenson, Washington is playing host to the "Fall Hike the Gorge Weekend" this Friday October 18th through Sunday the 20th.
If gorgeous fall weather and equally tantalizing autumnal color wasn't enough to get you into the Gorge this weekend, Stevenson has dropped a nice little carrot in front of our trail-loving faces. Show up at any of the businesses listed below October 18th-20th, show proof of your hike (i.e. phone photo), and get a 10% discount. To repeat: go hike, stop in Stevenson at any of the following:
Show a picture, get a discount. That's it! Take a hike on what might be the best fall hiking weekend this year, support local business, and get rewarded for it. Everybody wins. And in case you forgot what's out there near Stevenson, let me refresh your memory:
And that's just for starters. Any Gorge hike you take will earn you the discount. Just don't forget to take a picture. For more info on the event, click here or call 509-427-8911 or 800-989-9178. Use the hashtag #fallgorgehikes for posting on Twitter or Facebook, and visit the Stevenson Facebook page for photos and updates. Happy hiking!
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