The Book. The Mountain. Everything in between.

Mount Hood Skiing and Snowboarding

Mount Hood is home to not only the oldest ski area in the Pacific Northwest (Summit Ski Area), but it also boasts the longest ski season in the country thanks to the perennial Palmer Snowfield that lingers long above Timberline Lodge.

M first skiThe mountain and its surroundings bring skiers and snowboarders from all over to five different ski areas, each one unique in terrain, snow, environment, and feel.

There is more to downhill skiing on and around, Mount Hood, of course. There are lots of backcountry and cross-country options as well.

DSC_0011bwSome of the best cross-country routes:

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