Travel Advisor Digital Brochures Columbia & Snake Rivers Portland to Clarkston - Page 22


All of our cruises feature a delectable all-American menu which is customized to include the culinary traditions of a specific region . Each meal is developed by our master chefs who are trained in fine dining and cuisine preparation . Our chefs take time to carefully select the freshest ingredients and incorporate locally sourced seafood , meat , and produce into every meal . If you have any special requests or dietary needs , they will be handled with precision and care . The dining area on board accommodates all guests at one seating , so you are free to choose when and where you would like to eat . We also offer complimentary wine and beer during lunch and dinner . After each day of exploration , unwind during a complimentary cocktail hour with hors d ’ oeuvres and share your experiences with fellow passengers .
HOOD RIVER, OR (Continued) Maryhill Winery Exploration & Tasting Enjoy an exploration and tasting at the renowned Maryhill Winery, one of the largest wineries in Washington State. Begin on the terrace overlooking the vineyard and the Columbia River, with the majestic Mount Hood serving as a stunning backdrop. On a guided walk to the vineyard, learn about the history of the winery, the grapes that are used to make Maryhill varietals, as well as the fermentation process. Maryhill Museum of Art Columbia Gorge Discovery Center Explore various exhibits that highlight the volcanic upheaval and raging floods that helped create the gorge. The highlight of the center visit includes a unique raptor exhibition. Watch birds of prey put on an aerobatic display, while learning about the protected eagles that call the gorge home. 22 Overlooking the gorge sits the Maryhill Museum of Art. Here, Native American artifacts, royal memorabilia from Queen Marie of Romania, outdoor sculptures, and a permanent collection of international chess sets adorn the museum halls. You will not only be treated to a one-of-a-kind permanent collection, but also a variety of featured exhibitions. 23