The Columbia River rises in Windermere Lake in southeastern British Columbia, Canada. The Columbia flows north through Kinibasket Lake, then buttonhooks south, past Castlegar, and into northeast Washington state where if forms 150 mile long Franklin D. Roosevelt Lake. Some 90 miles south of the Canada border at […]
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Rising in Canada, passing in wide loops through the state of Washington, serving as the border connecting Oregon and Washington, drainage for three states, Washington, Oregon, and Idaho, and for southeastern British Columbia, the Columbia River is central to life in the Northwest.