Read and rate Travel Journal Entries for Bonneville, Oregon, United States

May 28, 2012 - Day Trip: Bonneville Dam, OR

Happy Memorial Day! The Bonneville Dam is only a couple of miles to the west. It seems like a good place to start the day. We spend the entire morning. At the Visitor Center, I take pictures of the dam. There is an underwater fish viewing area where they count the fish coming up the fish ladder. We are fortunate to see about five fish swim by. In the theater, we watch a movie about Lewis and Clark. We watch a short clip on salmon and another on the dam. Bonneville was the first dam built on the Columbia River. It was a Franklin Roosevelt...

Jump to full entry