Drano Lake Boat Launch Driving Directions & Hotels

* These directions are very helpful, but I always recommend having a driving map to go along with them.

 

From Seattle, Washington.

1. Take I-5 South
2. At exit 7, take Ramp (RIGHT) onto I-205 (Go 14.7 mi)
3. Entering Oregon
4. At exit 22, take Ramp (RIGHT) onto I-84 [US-30] (Go 34.6 mi)
5. At exit 44, turn RIGHT onto Ramp (Go 0.4 mi)
6. Bear RIGHT (North) onto US-30 [SR-Na Pa St]
7. Turn LEFT (West) onto Bridge of the Gods (Go 0.4 mi)
8. Entering Washington
9. Turn RIGHT (North) onto SR-14 [Evergreen Hwy] (Go 15.8 mi)
10. Arrive at Drano Lake Boat Launch

From south of Portland, Oregon.


Take I-5 North
At exit 300, turn RIGHT onto Ramp (Go 0.2 mi)
Take Ramp (LEFT) onto I-84 [US-30] (Go 41.4 mi)
At exit 44, turn RIGHT onto Ramp (Go 0.4 mi)
Bear RIGHT (North) onto US-30 [SR-Na Pa St]
Turn LEFT (West) onto Bridge of the Gods (Go 0.4 mi)
Entering Washington
Turn RIGHT (North) onto SR-14 [Evergreen Hwy] (Go 15.8 mi)
Arrive at Drano Lake Boat Launch

 

Hotels near Drano Lake Launch

*All of these are the closest hotels to where we launch at Drano Lake.

 

Wind Mountain Resort
(this is where I stay!)

50561 Highway 14
Home Valley / Stevenson, WA 98648
509-427-5152

This is the best place to stay when fishing Wind River or Drano Lake!

RV-Park, Campground and VERY NICE rooms!

www.windmountainresort.com

Check out their rooms!  Very clean & affordable!

This is the number one place to stay in the Wind River / Drano Lake area!  It is close to the fishing, affordable, clean and about 200 feet from where I'm staying!

 

 

Columbia Gorge Riverside Lodge
Eight themed studios in four modern log cabins at Columbia River water's edge.
200 S W Cascade Ave
Stevenson, WA 98648
866-427-5650

Click here for their website!

Skamania Lodge
Grand destination resort. 235 rooms, spas, pool, restaurant, tennis, 18 hole golf course.
1131 SW Skamania Lodge Way
Stevenson, WA 98648
800-221-7117

Click here for their website!

Econo Lodge
30 units in Stevenson, AAA motel.
40 NE Second St
Stevenson, WA 98648
800-424-4777

Click here for their website!

Comfort Suites
2625 Cascade Ave
Hood River, OR, 97031
(541) 308-1000

Click here for their website!

Please bring:

  • Your lunch, and beverages.

  • Camera to capture the moment.

  • Large cooler or container to take fish home in.

  • Required license and tags. (If you don't have a fishing license, I can sell you a one day Washington  or Oregon license onboard the boat.)

  • Rain gear (coat, pants & waterproof shoes)

  • Sunscreen and sunglasses.

 

Kevin M. Newell
Oregon fishing guide.
Washington fishing guide.
E-mail or call to book a trip!
360 430 2521
kmnewell@totalfisherman.com

 

 


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Oregon and Washington Fishing Guide, Kevin Newell

Email:  kmnewell@totalfisherman.com

Phone: 360 430 2521