North America Pacific Northwest Cruise

Rivers of Adventure

One of the most active Pacific Northwest cruises on the Columbia, Snake and Deschutes Rivers, this 8-day Rivers of Adventure small ship cruise aboard the 90-guest S.S. Legacy sails the historic and scenic waterways between Portland, Oregon and Clarkston, Washington. 

The S.S. Legacy is the perfect vessel from which to enjoy days filled with active excursions like Deschutes River whitewater rafting; kayaking and stand-up paddleboarding; biking, walking or running along the Columbia River; biking through the Hood River Valley; a jet boat ride into Hells Canyon National Recreation Area; and hikes to Palouse Falls and the Rowena Plateau. Tour a local orchard, taste wine at renowned AVAs (American Viticultural Areas) and enjoy appetizers and sunset cocktails aboard the ship.

Dock in the charming, Victorian town of Astoria and tour Fort Clatsop, the winter fort of the 1804-1806 Lewis and Clark Expedition. Every departure gets to experience such incredible Rivers of Adventure including the Columbia River Gorge, Deschutes River, Snake River, Palouse Falls State Park and Hells Canyon. Plus, enjoy wine tastings, culturally educational experiences and fun adventure that suits your mood.

Upon arrival in Portland, Oregon, spend a day getting to know the eclectic City of Roses and determine for yourself why Portland ranks among the world’s top 10 greenest cities. Once on board, active days are complemented with intellectual narrations that feature Lewis & Clark, culture, natural history and a presentation by a Nez Perce tribal member that explains the significance of the Columbia River Gorge area. Departure options include embarking from Portland, or Clarkston if following the reverse itinerary. Experience everything the Columbia River Gorge has to offer on this fulfilling, active and exciting river cruise adventure!