Tired of the Big City Life? Want to just get away for a few days? Like the small town appeal? Huntington is a small town located at the gateway to Hells Canyon. The Snake River is within 5 miles of us and provides great fishing and camping. History and Heritage abounds. We offer lodging, dining, fuel, shopping, camping, bait and tackle. View our Town Directory for a list of services and businesses.
Huntington and the surrounding area's have a great deal of history. From the Oregon Trail to the golden spike marking the Eastern and Western railroads. Miners came to the area to find their share of gold and other minerals. Sternwheeler's were built here in Huntington to transport people and ore up and down the Snake River.
Hunting, Angling & Sightseeing
Hunters, anglers and sightseers return to Huntington every year for the bountiful attractions. Wildlife in the area include: mule deer, elk, chukar, turkey, ducks, geese, coyotes and many more. In the Snake River (Brownlee Reservoir) there can be found a wide variety of fish including: catfish, crappie, bass, trout, and sturgeon. In addition to Brownlee, there is also Malheur Reservoir which is just a short scenic drive outside of Huntington.
For the avid sightseers, there are many exciting place to visit and many are within 30 minutes or less from Huntington. Visit Look Out Mountain, The Hanging Tree, Van Orman Massacre, pioneer cemeteries or take a relaxing drive through Hells Canyon, to satisfy your need for adventure. If you plan to stay a few days there is lodging and camper spaces at several locations within 15 minutes or less from Huntington.
Huntington's new attraction. The Snake River Sternwheeler Associations new shuttle bus for showing people the areas historical sites around Huntington. The shuttle bus operates on donations. If you are interested in a 5 or more person shuttle please call;