The seven-night 'Best of the Columbia & Snake Rivers' program will sail round-trip from Portland and highlight the native culture, cuisine and history of the region, with tours of the Tamastslikt Culture Institute, Mount St. Helens and two boutique wineries. Additionally, passengers will visit Bonneville Dam and Pendleton Woolen Mills, and take a jet boat ride into Hells Canyon.
The new summer route sails May 15 through Sept. 11. Passengers who book and pay in full prior to Dec. 12 save $450, and those who pay in full by Feb. 6 save $350.
Spirit of '98, along with Spirit of Columbia, currently operate the 'River Voyage of Discovery' itinerary on the Columbia and Snake rivers in the spring and fall, highlighting the history of Lewis & Clark. Also, Spirit of Discovery will continue to offer its 'Taste of the Pacific Northwest' itinerary in the spring and fall.