Portland Spirit Cruises in Portland, OR

Portland Spirit Cruises & EventsSalmon Street Springs DockPortland, OR 97204
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Hop aboard the Portland Spirit for a memorable river adventure, departing from Downtown Portland. See the city in a whole new light as you travel upriver from the city center to the historic Milwaukie Waterfront. Cruises are about 2 hours long and operate all year round.

Portland Spirit's vessels are fully equipped with onboard galleys and full-service bars. Brunch, lunch, and dinner cruises feature made-to-order meals with fresh Northwest ingredients, great service, and fantastic views of local rivers.

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Frequently Asked Questions about Portland Spirit Cruises

Is parking provided? 

For cruises departing from Caruthers Landing (110 SE Caruthers St, Portland, OR 97214), there is a private parking lot available at no additional cost. For cruises departing from the Salmon Street Springs Fountain (1010 SW Naito Pkwy, Portland OR 97204), parking is available at the World Trade Center parking garage and Smart Park parking garage on SW Jefferson. Street parking may also be available.

What should I wear?

The sightseeing cruises are casual dress. Wear business casual or dressy casual for meal cruises. High-heeled shoes are not recommended. Instead, opt for solid, non-slip footwear as you will be in a marine environment. Also, consider wearing layered clothing as the climate on the rivers can be unpredictable.

Where is it located?

The cruises board at either Caruthers Landing (Dates from January 1st to March 31st, 2022) OR Salmon Street Springs Fountain (Dates from April 1st to December 31st, 2022). Public cruises start boarding 30 minutes prior to departure.

Caruthers Dock: 110 SE Caruthers St. Portland OR 97214

Salmon Springs Dock: 1010 SW Naito Pkwy, Portland, OR 97204.

Is the cruise appropriate for children?

Children are welcome on all cruises except for those cruises specified as limited to age 21 and over. 

Is the attraction wheelchair accessible?

Portland Cruises is wheelchair accessible on the lower decks with certain restrictions.

Can I bring my camera?

Yes, lots of great photo opportunities. 

How long is the tour?

The brunch, lunch, and dinner cruises are 2 hours. The sightseeing cruise is 1 hour. 

What type of food is served? 

All the food is prepared fresh onboard in our galley and our menus change daily. For the plated meal cruises, the cruise offers seafood, beef, poultry, and vegetarian options. Your server will make you aware of available selections shortly after you join us on board. You have the option to pre-order shrimp cocktails, appetizers, desserts, and other items when you make your reservation. Vegetarian options are regularly available as one of our entrées for plated meal cruises. Vegan options are available by request when booking.