4:30PM - The combined fleet (Columbia River and Willamette River Fleets) meets in the afternoon at Coon Island and leave for Scappoose arriving approximately 5:00PM then continue up the Multnomah Channel to the Willamette River. This is a long night and arrival at the Willamette River is usually between 8:00P and 9:00P. It is not possible to give a closer time frame due to weather conditions, debris in the river, and other conditions beyond our control.
The Parade will be visible in the Linnton area at parades end. The Willamette Fleet will be seen returning to RiverPlace Marina.
Viewing locations along the parade route:
|Outdoor viewing areas:|
|* Coon Island [boat access only]|
|* McCuddy's Landing, Scappoose (formerly Brown's Landing)|
|* Hadley's Landing, Sauvie Island|
|* Along Hwy. 30.|
|* Sauvie Island: Take the Sauvie Island Bridge across from Hwy. 30 and head north on Sauvie Island Road. Turn left on Ferry St to Boat Launch area.|