Wasco State Airport serves Wasco and Sherman County and is owned by Oregon Department of Aviation. The paved runway extends for 3,450 feet. The facility is at an elevation of 1,459 to 1,503 feet, about one mile from Wasco. Find details on the State of Oregon’s Wasco Airport page (FAA). Meanwhile, there also are a … Continued
FAQ Topic: Public transportation
Sherman County Ambulance is used for emergencies only where individuals are taken to the nearest hospital. For rides to medical appointments, as well as to many other locations outside the local area, please contact Sherman Transit for scheduling details.
A suggested donation for the Sherman Transit bus into The Dalles, for shopping or personal business, is $5 round trip. Medicaid and Veteran medical appointments are reimbursed to the county through the State of Oregon, and are therefore free of charge for eligible users. Donations are not necessary for those rides but are always welcome. … Continued
Yes, Sherman County’s Community Transit department owns several ADA-compliant vehicles for safe and comfortable rides for those using wheelchairs. Simply mention your needs when scheduling your trip.
Preferably 48 hours. Contact Sherman Transit or Gorge Transit to book your next trip.
Gorge TransLink offers fixed routes and schedules from Bend to Portland, connecting with Sherman Transit. To create your schedule call (877) 875-4657 or go to Gorge TransLink online. Meanwhile, Amtrak has a train that runs along the Columbia River and makes a stop at Rufus in northern Sherman County. From there, Amtrak’s rental car partner … Continued
Sherman County Community Transit has historically provided excursion trips to events and areas of interest as time allows. To coordinate an excursion or express interest in a particular event, call Sherman Transit at (541) 565-3553.
Sherman County Community Transit provides public transportation service throughout Sherman County to The Dalles, Portland and other cities for shopping, medical appointments and special events. Sherman County receives Oregon Department of Transportation [ODOT] Special Transportation Fund [STF] dollars and Federal 5310 Capital Funds to provide public transportation for seniors, disabled persons, and others as space … Continued
If you are a veteran or are covered by Medicaid, the county has arranged for you to receive free transportation to your medical appointments in the northern half of Oregon state. Call the Medicaid Brokerage and Veteran Transportation Dispatch in The Dalles, 1 (877) 875-4657, to schedule a ride. Rides also can be arranged for … Continued
There are no buses making regular stops in Sherman County. However, there is public bus transportation in the form of on-call service through Sherman County Community Transit. Call (541) 565-3553 to arranged a ride within Sherman County (preference goes to seniors and riders with disabilities, but anyone can ride as room allows). Read more on … Continued