Living in The Gorge

Welcome to your home in the Gorge! Your Copper West broker will do everything they can to help make the transition of moving to/in the Gorge as smooth as possible. Here we have compiled a short list of links for a few of the things you might want to research in planning your move. If you have any questions at all about our community, needs during the moving process, and resources for settling in, don't hesitate to contact us.

Rental Resources

Gorge Net Classifieds (See Rentals Section)
Hood River News Classifieds (Search Rentals Online)
Craigslist Gorge Area For Rent


See Our Gorge Area Utilities Page

Home Inspectors

Americana Home Inspections (Mark & Celeste Scott)
Carlson Chandler Home Inspection 

B&B Home Inspections (Alan Bennett) 541-490-0277
Cascadian Home Inspections (Max Keyser)
Dunn Inspections (Rachael Dunn)
Andy Harmon Home Inspections 907-252-3930
Mosaic Home Inspections (Kirt Davis)

Mortgage Brokers

Supreme Lending (Ron Kurahara) 541-490-4077
Caliber Home Loans-
• Bradley Finson
• Molly Searcy
Mann Mortgage (Bernie Dittenhofer)
Directors Mortgage (Jeff Sacre)
Finance of America (Don Yoakum) 503-812-2631

Title Companies

Amerititle offices in Hood River, The Dalles & White Salmon
Columbia Gorge Title offices in Hood River & Stevenson


Hood River County School District
Hood River Community Education
Columbia Gorge Community College
North Wasco County School District
Klickitat County School District
Skamania County School District
GreatSchools - Public and Private School Ratings, Reviews and More


Gorge Kids

Health Care

Skyline Hospital
Mid Columbia Medical Center
Providence Hood River Hospital
Mid Columbia Center for Living
One Community Health

Community Organizations

Hood River Chamber of Commerce
The Dalles Area Chamber of Commerce
Columbia River Gorge Visitors Association

Community Publications

Hood River Weather Site
Hood River's Rural Living Handbook
Hood River Biz Buzz
Hood River News
The Oregonian


City of Hood River
City of Cascade Locks
City of The Dalles
Hood River County
Hood River Parks and Recreation
Port of Hood River
Port of Cascade Locks
Port of the Dalles


Columbia Area Mountain Biking Advocates
Columbia Gorge Windsurfers Association
Columbia Gorge National Scenic Area
Historic Columbia River Highway
Hood River Parks and Recreation
Mount Hood National Forest
Mount Hood Railroad
Columbia Gorge Wine Country
White Water Rafting
Oregon State Parks


Electrician (Gorge Electric)
Plumber (Chinook Plumbing)
Carpentry (Chris Johnsen)
Carpentry (John Inglis)
Carpentry (John Duval)
Carpentry (Chris Elsmore)
Carpentry and Repair (Walt Nance)
Painting- Reyman Foster (541)380-0382
Painting (Ken Seelover)
Wood Stove Removal (Maupin Stoves)
Septic Tank Pumping (A-1 Septic Tank)
Environmental Review (Yinger and Associates)
Oil Tank Remediation (Three Kings)
Pest Control (Gorge Environmental)
Tree Trimming (Scott Paider)
Tree Trimming (Randy Miller)
Landscaping and Yard Work (Jim Borup)
Yard Maintenance (Juan and Sophia Loredo)
Yard Maintenance (Efrain Carr)
Water Damage Restoration (Servicemaster)


Celilo Restaurant
Sixth Street Bistro
Brians Pourhouse
Three Rivers Grill

Hotels and Lodging

The Hood River Hotel
The Hood River Inn
Hood River BnB
Villa Columbia
Gorge View B & B
Hood River Vacation Rentals