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 Useful information for those heading to or just thinking about the Columbia River Gorge

Almost Live Conditions From Stevenson
Almost Live Conditions at Stevenson Courtesy Skamania County Chamber of Commerce

Almost Live Conditions From The Event Site

Almost Live Conditions at The Event Site
Almost Live Conditions From Avery
Almost Live Conditions at Brown's Island courtesy US Forest Service
Top 20 Launch Guide

For those of you who remember the 3.5 Pocket guide, This is most of it on line.  Extremely useful for first timers, it gives good information about how to get to the launches and what conditions to expect.

Shamelessly Commercial Links

These are links to commercial enterprises in the HoodRiver area, a good place to look before you breakdown in the middle of the barge lane.


Almost anything a boardhead could want.  The best on-line store I've seen.  

Big Winds

Cascade Custom Sailboards

Open Ocean Custom Sailboards

RealWind Custom Sailboards

Doyle Custom Sailboards

Gorge Sport Fins

Are you a tech geek?  You want an earful about fins?   Bill Kline is the man.  


Bruce Peterson  and the gang will do you right.


Bill Hansen has left the building, but you can still shop

there for Windwing products.


Under new management, still Bomber Gorge sails. Look for them in the upstairs loft of the Northwave building.

Bart's Better Boards and Bargains is no more!

Instead Bart is partnering with Scotty Freeman at 

The Gorge Surf ShopNow you get two Gorge legends for the price of one.

Almost Live Conditions From The Hackery
Almost Live Conditions at The Hackery

Almost Live Conditions From The Sand Bar

Almost Live Conditions at The Sand Bar

Almost Live Conditions From Rock Creek

Almost Live Conditions at Mosier

Useful Weather Links

Hood River Weather & Forecast

Dalles Weather and Forecast

I Windsurf



    Frequently Asked Questions 

Wilton Harts Gorge info.  Old but Good

UWA Gorge Q&A




Columbia Gorge Windsurfing Association

Maybe not as cool as us, still good folks to know.



     Lessons and Rentals

Swiss Swell Rentals




Swell City, it sure is!

Craig Goudie having a swell time

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