columbia river

Best Places to Swim in the River
I see a lot of people swimming next to the boat ramps in Columbia Park and Howard Amon, but those places are kind of gross. Here are the four best family beaches for swimming in the river:
Local Man Beats Feds Over Columbia River Island Access
Bradley Miltenberger of Echo, Oregon, (below Hermiston) drove up to Yakima three times to attend federal court and fight a $125 ticket. His gas and food probably cost more than that, but it was the principle of the thing. And he won.
So Much for a White Christmas in the Tri-Cities!
The weather was absolutely gorgeous Monday afternoon. I took my daughter down to the river to throw rocks in and I just couldn't muster sadness for the lack of snow. If you can't have a white Christmas, the next best thing is a beautiful, sunny Christmas in the Mid-Columbia!
Best Inflatables for the Summer
Blowup those toys and relax in the water during the remainder of these next few Summer months.
Here are some of the best and weirdest inflatables for you and the whole family!
1. Intex Sea Turtle Ride On
For $21.50, this giant Turtle provides fun filled water entertainment for kids ages 3 and older. …
8 Creative Towels for Playing in the Water
The image of typical beach towels being boring ol’ rectangle-shaped is out! This summer, spice up your beach outfit with something else. Here are some creative beach towels that will help you be “cool.”
hi-Sun: Who knew a beach…

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