Travel Advisor Digital Brochures Columbia & Snake Rivers Portland to Clarkston - Page 18
Our mission is to make your cruise experience effortless by providing unsurpassed attention to detail . This is just one of the benefits of small ship cruising with American Cruise Lines .
Whether on board or ashore we will work with you to accommodate your specific interests and tastes . Our knowledgeable Cruise Director will assist you in setting up special land excursions and our chef will sit down with you to understand any dietary preferences . Onboard experts will enrich your journey with their knowledge about the region and will answer any questions you have about specific areas of interest .
The experience we provide means something different to everyone , but assistance is available at all hours for any request large or small . Our staterooms are the most spacious in small ship cruising and feature all the amenities of a modern hotel . Every stateroom has a picturesque view of the ever-changing scenery and most feature a private balcony .
Other amenities include :
« Twin or king-size bed « Full-size private bathroom « Twice-daily stateroom service « Satellite TV with DVD player
« Complimentary WiFi ( connection speed may vary )
« Toiletries « Spacious closets « Sitting area with desk
MOUNT ST. HELENS
Mount St. Helens Experience
May 18, 1980 is a day etched into the history of the United States as the powerful eruption
of Mount St. Helens. This event drastically changed the landscape which is now referred
to as the National Volcanic Monument. On your scenic journey to the Mount St. Helens
Johnston Ridge Observatory, your guide will provide engaging commentary regarding
the eruption, how it affected the landscape and surrounding communities, and how the
environment has responded naturally to the disturbance. The Observatory itself sits on
a bluff near the crater, offering spectacular views of the pumice plain and blast site.
A highlight of any trip to the Pacific Northwest, Multnomah Falls is sure to leave you in
awe. After breakfast, we will journey to the second tallest waterfall in the U.S. As you
wind through the thick forest, you will cross the impressive “Bridge of the Gods,” before
finally reaching Multnomah Falls. Upon arrival, you will have time to explore the falls on
your own, and walk the famous Benson Bridge to get the best vantage point for your