• Welcome to picturesque Rainier, Oregon!Welcome to Rainier

    Originally founded in 1851 by Charles E. Fox as Eminence; Rainier, Oregon provides a nice variety of scenic views, historical landmarks, local area entertainment, fishing, camping, and outdoor exploration; as well as easy access to City Life and Entertainment in Longview, WA and Portland, OR. River beach access within minutes and ocean beaches within 50 miles.

  • Rainier Marina

    Rainier Marina
  • "A" Street

    Rainier A Street
  • City Park

    Rainier City Park
  • Rainier Marina Rainier City Hall Rainier City Park

News and Announcements

Public Notice

Notice is hereby given that a ballot title for a measure referred by the City of Rainier will be filed with Columbia County Elections Clerk on September 8, 2016.

The ballot title is:

IMPOSES CITY TAX ON MARIJUANA RETAILIER'S SALE OF MARIJUANA ITEMS
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An elector may file a petition for review of this ballot title in the Columbia County Circuit Court and must filed not later than the seventh business day after the title is filed.

Published pursuant to OR 250.296 by Debra Dudley, City Administrator/Recorder

City of Rainier Council Chambers

  • Next Rainier City Council Regular Meeting
    August 1st at 7:00 pm in the City Hall Council Chambers


  • RAINIER CITY COUNCIL POSITIONS UP FOR RE-ELECTION

    View Filing Instructions

Camping available in Rainier, close to the boat launch.

Call 503 556-7301 for reservations. 

 

 

About Rainier, Oregon

This area shares an amazing variety of history; including the 'Lewis & Clark Trail' and a view of our namesake Mount Rainier and the impressive view of the northwest volcano, Mt. St Helens.


Rainier, Oregon Main Street - 1911
Penny Postard Image
Courtesy of Lyn Topinka 

The Columbia County frontage of the Columbia River offers some of the best Sturgeon Fishing year around, and is also perfect for camping and water recreations.