MATS will not be operating on Monday June 20th due to the Juneteenth Holiday.
Starting May 2nd, The Goldendale to The Dalles route will have an updated schedule. There will now be 4 trips to The Dalles M-F. Trip cost is $1.00 or buy a yearly pass and ride on 4 different bus systems in the Gorge for only $40.00.
There will be 3 Goldendale City routes that are now FREE to ride!
Get unlimited travel to and from Portland/Vancouver and around the Gorge on both sides of the river with the new GOrge Pass
This new innovative GOrge Pass allows for unlimited travel in Hood River, Wasco, Klickitat and Skamania Counties as well as to Portland, Multnomah Falls and Troutdale for one low price in 2021.
Available starting July 1, 2021! Purchase Here!
Gorge Translink is happy to announce the expansion of the GOrge Pass, now offering an easy and affordable way to travel to and from Portland/Vancouver and around the Columbia Gorge on both sides of the river. Four Gorge transit providers have teamed up to offer unlimited, fixed route rides to riders with a GOrge Pass:
- Columbia Area Transit (CAT), including the Columbia Gorge Express and the Gorge-to-Mountain Express in winter
- The Link Public Transit (The Link)
- Mt. Adams Transportation Service (MATS)
- Skamania County Transit
The GOrge Pass provides local riders, commuters, tourists, adventurers, and everyone in between with an easy, affordable way to get from here to there. Transferring from one service to the next is as simple as showing your GOrge Pass. For only $30 per adult for year-long use ($15 for youth under 17), the GOrge Pass can be downloaded onto your smartphone via downloading the Token Transit app or purchased as a physical pass that fits in your wallet.
Sherman County is updating the 2020-2024 Sherman County Coordinated Human Services Transportation Plan. The draft document will be available for public review from October 26-November 6, 2020. Comments can be submitted to Kathy Fitzpatrick, MCEDD Mobility Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org. Hard copies are available at the Sherman County Community Transit office or on request (email email@example.com). Click here to access the plan: 2020-2024_DRAFT_Sherman County Coordinated Plan.
Effective Monday, 3/23/20 Klickitat County Senior Services/Mt. Adams Transportation Service is suspending their fixed route transit shuttles between Goldendale/The Dalles and White Salmon/Bingen/Hood River through April 24th.
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Mid-Columbia Economic Development District (MCEDD) is updating Wasco County’s Coordinated Human Services Transportation Plan, which is focused on the transportation needs of seniors, low income individuals, individuals with disabilities and Limited English Proficiency individuals. Your responses will help us learn what is important to you in meeting these transportation needs so we may spend our limited resources wisely.
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CAT will be offering even more trips to Portland and back starting Monday, November 4. Check out the schedule here: https://www.ridecatbus.org/columbia-gorge-express/
The Link Public Transit in Wasco County just launched a South County shuttle that will run every Tuesday to pick up South County residents for shopping and appointment stops in The Dalles. Pick ups are in Maupin (8:30 am), Tygh Valley (9:00 am), and Dufur (9:45 am), with the bus arriving in The Dalles at about 10:30 am. Call the Link for more information: 541-296-7595.