Take a Hike Through History! Get close to boulders left by Bretz/Missoula Ice Age Floods, Native American trade, fishing, and food gathering sites, Lewis & Clark October 19, 1805 camp site, early river communities of Irrigon & Boardman, modern agri-business farming and processing plants. Watch migratory birds, view year round wildlife, and dip your toes in the Mighty Columbia River.

A great recreational opportunity awaits you on Morrow County Columbia River Heritage Trail, a Community Millennium Trail.

Annual Events Along Columbia River Heritage Trail

April 1-Sept 30: Boardman Volkswalk: American Volksport Association Seasonal Walk # 242
2nd Saturday In May: SOLV - "Down by the Riverside Cleanup"
First Saturday in June: National Trails Day
Monday evenings, June - August: "Music in the Parks" Boardman & Irrigon Marina Parks
4th of July: Boardman Celebration & Fireworks
Last Saturday in July: Irrigon Watermelon Festival
Sunday prior to October 19: Lewis & Clark Bicentennial Heritage Day
Mid October: Wildlife Viewing Hay Rides. Umatilla National Wildlife Refuge
Columbia River from Boardman Marina Park.Photo by Jane Pope

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