Not sure if you've heard yet, but the western United States will see a solar eclipse on August 21, 2017!!! Here is the best place for people in the Mid Columbia to see it!

Baker City, Oregon.

Yes, you can catch a partial eclipse nearly anywhere in northeast Oregon, but a FULL eclipse will fall across Baker City (see video below). Besides, that place is awesome and if you've never been, you really should. Here are some touristy activities to do while in Baker City: