Skip to main content


The Port of Cascade Locks Business Park is not just home to industry, but also several recreation spots to provide public access to the Columbia River.

May contain: nature, outdoors, scenery, landscape, plant, vegetation, wilderness, lake, water, grove, land, tree, woodland, pond, flower, petal, herbal, herbs, grass, daisy, rock, green, purple, summer, field, grassland, and sky

Herman Creek Cove

The mouth of Herman Creek empties into a cove and is the perfect spot to launch small watercraft like kayaks and SUPs (Stand Up Paddleboards) or enjoy a picnic at the water's edge and do some bird watching.

May contain: soil, nature, outdoors, sea, water, beach, coast, shoreline, photography, face, head, person, portrait, scenery, lake, and sea waves

Blackberry Beach

Right on the Columbia River, Blackberry Beach is a great launching area for windsurfers and kitboarders as well as fishing!

May contain: slope, plant, vegetation, tree, nature, outdoors, wilderness, bicycle, transportation, vehicle, machine, wheel, person, helmet, land, and woodland

EasyCLIMB Trail

 EasyCLIMB is an intermediate mountain biking trail that loops 2.8 miles along between Herman Creek Cove and Government Cove. Hikers welcome as well! Beautiful scenic views and a variety of wildflowers in the Spring.

May contain: boat, canoe, kayak, rowboat, transportation, vehicle, nature, outdoors, scenery, water, canoeing, leisure activities, person, sport, and water sports

Government Cove

Another launch area for personal watercraft tucked away in the trees. Another great spot to watch wildlife along the water.  

Join our mailing list