Friday, August 28, 2015

Cascade Locks: 2013 Bridge Walk

A quick and dirty video of the 2013 Bridge Walk over the Bridge of the Gods in Cascade Locks.

This event was a part of Cascade Lock's "Historic Highway Revived" festival celebrating the opening of the HCRH State Trail between John B. Yeon State Park and Moffett Creek, completing the trail and highway reconnection between Troutdale and Cascade Locks.

 Filmed on September 15, 2013

This year's event is on Saturday, Saturday, August 29, 2015, from 8:30 am to 9:00 am.

Shot and Edited by A. F. Litt


"Warm of Mechanical Heart" by Kai Engel
Licensed under a C.C. Attribution License.

"River Meditation" by Jason Shaw
Licensed under a C. C. Attribution 3.0 United States License.

"Calls and Echoes" by Kai Engel
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Wednesday, August 26, 2015

The Smokiest Day Ever?

Darryl Lloyd sent us this NASA photo of the smoke in the Pacific Northwest on Saturday, Aug. 22, which Darryl described as the smokiest day he's ever seen in the Columbia River Gorge.

Posted by Friends of the Columbia Gorge on Tuesday, August 25, 2015

A photo posted by A. F. Litt (@aflitt) on

A photo posted by A. F. Litt (@aflitt) on

A photo posted by A. F. Litt (@aflitt) on

Here's where the smoke is coming from. Do not call 911 unless you see a fire or something resembling a smoke column.
Posted by KATU News on Saturday, August 22, 2015


NASA photo of smoke over the Pacific Northwest at 2:10pm yesterday.
Posted by William Herold on Thursday, August 20, 2015

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Lindsey Creek to Starvation Creek: Before Construction Begins....

Oregon Experience’s documentary “The River They Saw”

A look at the early photographers of the Columbia River Gorge: