What is the Project: Gorge Networks, in conjunction with Wheeler County and the Cities of Fossil, Spray and Mitchell are installing a fiber network. The purpose of the network is to provide reliable high-speed fiber internet access and telephone service. The goal of the project is to make these services available to all residents of in the incorporated cities of Fossil, Spray and Mitchell at affordable prices.
Who is Gorge Networks: Gorge Networks is a PNW local internet and voice service provider based in Hood River, OR. Gorge Networks has been around for over 22 years.We are locally owned and operated and we are focused on bringing internet access to rural Oregon and Washington.
Why is this good for me?: This new technology will improve performance and reliability of internet service while keeping it affordable. Whether you are an avid user of the internet or just an occasional user, this system will benefit you. First, the speed and reliability will surpass anything available in the area. Second, the price is extremely competitive. We do not place data caps on our services and are committed to our pricing. You will be able to use as much internet as you want at the speed you select. Video streaming, gaming, photos, distance learning, working remote, video chats, and much more! You can do it all, for one low monthly cost.
|Service Class||Install Charge||Monthly Charge *|
|25/3 Mbps Down/ Up||Residential Fiber||$99||$44.95|
|100/10 Mbps Down/ Up||Residential Fiber||$99||$49.95|
|Telephone Service (optional)||Residential||$0||$14.95|
|25/3 Mbps Down/ Up||Business Fiber||$99||$49.95|
|100/10 Mbps Down/ Up||Business Fiber||$99||$69.95|
|Telephone service (optional)||Business||$45||$19.95|
Managed Wifi (optional) Residential or Business $45 $7.95, additional units $5.95
*Does not include taxes and fees (not expected to exceed $4-$6)
Our most popular residential package is shown below:
|100 Mbps Internet access||$49.95|
|Gorge wide calling||Included|
*telephone and managed Wifi are optional.
Spray and Mitchell Coverage map coming soon:
- Fiber drops to businesses and residences who are signed up has been delayed due to drop materials on back order as a result of the covid -19 pandemic.
- Installation scheduling is in progress for residences and businesses we were able to get drops to prior to the material shortage.
We are committed to helping our staff, customers, and communities in any way we can and remain fully committed to pursuing the completion our work in a reasonable manner under the current circumstances. We must recognize, however, there is a strong likelihood that we will encounter certain delays as a result of the covid -19 pandemic. We anticipate our work may be delayed due to labor or material shortages. Your cooperation in minimizing these impacts are appreciated as we work our way through this unprecedented event.
Spray Update: August/September 2020
- Construction crews are now working in Spray, building fiber infrastructure. If you see crews hanging strand on poles, it’s most likely our guys getting that fiber ready for you. Construction in Spray was delayed for several reasons. We had originally planned to build Spray and Fossil simultaneously, however as most businesses in America are experiencing, we have had some delays with materials and labor resources due to the corona virus pandemic.
- Crews are now diligently working to get as much done as possible to catch up.
We are committed to helping our staff, customers, and communities in any way we can and remain fully committed to pursuing the completion our work in a reasonable manner under the current circumstances. We must recognize, however, there is a strong likelihood that we will encounter certain delays as a result of this pandemic. We anticipate our work may be delayed due to labor or material shortages. Your cooperation in minimizing these impacts are appreciated as we work our way through this unprecedented event.
Mitchell Update: August 2020
Pending Infrastructure Construction