Popular venue Bridal Veil Lakes spared -- for now -- from massive Eagle Creek Fire

A wedding photo taken at Bridal Veil Lakes in 1994 before it opened to the public as a wedding venue.  (Photo courtesy Jennifer Miller).

Initial reports indicate popular wedding venue Bridal Veil Lakes has been spared from the 32,000-acre Eagle Creek Fire as of Wednesday, Sept. 6.

The massive, human-caused fire has encompassed the Columbia River Gorge for the past few days, putting many beloved natural landmarks at risk.

The Oneonta Tunnel burned Monday into Tuesday morning, but it's unknown how extensive the damage is.

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