St. Mary’s Academy, located in the beautiful Columbia River Gorge, hosts their 10th Annual Cherry of A Ride, Sunday, April 13. This recreational, fully supported ride offers scenic route options for every level of rider. Route lengths are 30, 48, 60, 80, and 100 miles. All rides begin at St. Mary’s Academy, then head east, meandering through the blossoming cherry orchards and green wheat fields of Rural Wasco County. Our 60, 80 and 100 mile rides offer views of The Gorge that can not be seen from the freeway.