WELL, EVERY PLACE HAS SOME UNIQUENESS TO ITS ENVIRONMENT. BEACHES ARE GOOD TO ENJOY LOVELY WEATHER AND VAST SEA. WHILE IN HILL STATIONS, YOU CAN SEE SNOWFALL. ONE THING YOU MUST HAVE NOTICED ABOUT THESE PLACES IS THAT THESE TOURIST ATTRACTIONS ARE SEASONAL. FOR A PARTICULAR SEASON PEOPLE COME THERE HAVE FUN, ENJOY THE ATMOSPHERE AND FOR THE REST OF THE YEAR IT’S KINDA EMPTY THERE.

BUT WHAT IF I TELL YOU THAT THERE IS A PLACE WHERE YOU CAN VISIT ALL YEAR AROUND AND NEVER SEEM TO GET ENOUGH. YES OREGON’S MOUNT HOOD TERRITORY IS YOUR PLACE. FROM SKIING, TREKKING TO RAFTING ON RIVERS AND KAYAKING ALONE, THIS PLACE IS A HEAVEN FOR THOSE WHO SEEK ADVENTURE. NOT ONLY IF YOU ARE A ADVENTURE ENTHUSIAST BUT ALSO SOMEONE WHO LOVES FARMS AND WINERIES THIS PLACE IS FOR YOU TOO. YOU JUST NAME THE ACTIVITY OR ADVENTURE THIS PLACE HAS EVERYTHING TO OFFER.

MOUNT HOOD NATIONAL FOREST IS LOCATED AROUND 100 KM EAST OF PORTLAND. IT EXTENDS ACROSS 90KM CONSISTING OF LAKES, STREAMS AND BEAUTIFUL DENSE FORESTS ALL AROUND. THIS PLACE COULD BE YOU NEXT GETAWAY AND WE WILL TELL WHY, FOLLOW US BELOW.

ATTRACTIONS IN OREGON MOUNT HOOD

ATTRACTIONS AROUND OREGON’S MOUNT HOOD TERRITORY

TIMBERLINE LODGE SKI AREA

THE HISTORIC TIMBERLINE LODGE AND SKI AREA HAS BEEN SUCCESSFULLY RUNNING FROM MAY 1955. A LODGE OWNED BY U.S FOREST SERVICE IS ONE OF THE EXCITING PLACE TO SURELY GO FOR. IT IS A BEAUTIFUL 55,000 SQUARE FEET STRUCTURE OF ALPINE LANDSCAPE WHERE THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE COME EVERY YEAR TO ENJOY. TIMBERLINE IS THE ONLY SKI AREA OPENED ALL MONTHS OF THE YEAR IN NORTH AMERICA. IT IS LOCATED NEAR A 11,000 FOOT VOLCANO WHICH ALSO IS TALLEST MOUNTAIN IN OREGON.

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THE SKIING AREA IS FULL OF ADVENTURE AND IS OPENED ALL YEAR AROUND. THE SKIING AREA ALSO SERVES AS THE TRAINING GROUND FOR US SNOWBOARD AND SKI TEAM. THIS TERRAIN IS RATED FOR INTERMEDIATE SKIERS AND SNOWBOARDERS. THE RESORT OPERATES 2 QUAD LIFTS TO ACCESS THE SNOWFIELDS IN PLAMER GLACIER. THE VIEWS FROM TOP ARE FORMIDABLEAND CONDITIONS ARE SLUSHY(IN HOT SUMMERS) AND FAST.

TRILLIUM LAKE

7.5 MILES FROM OREGON’S MOUNT HOOD TERRITORY IN SOUTHWEST DIRECTION IS TRILLIUM LAKE. THIS LAKE WAS FORMED BY A DAM AT THE HEADWATERS OF MUD CREEK. THIS LAKE WAS CREATED BY DEPARTMENT OF FISH AND WILDLIFE IN 1960.

THIS LITTLE PIECE OF PARADISE IS PEACEFUL AND BEAUTIFUL AS WELL. THE TRAIL LEADING TO LAKE IS AND EASY YET PLEASING EXPERIENCE. THE SUNRISE AND SUNSET IS THE BEST TIME TO VISIT THIS LAKE. WHILE YOU ENJOY THE VIEW AROUND YOU SURELY WOULD ALSO LOVE THE LOVELY BREEZE THROUGH TREES, WATCHING THE BIRDS FLY AND SKIMMING THE WATER OF LAKE. PERFECT REFLECTION OF MOUNT HOOD ADDS BEAUTY TO THIS LAKE.

TRILLIUM LAKE, OREGON'S  MOUNT HOOD TERRITORY
TRILLIUM LAKE

COOPER SPUR SKI AND TUBING AREA

THS SKI AREA IS AT COOPER SPUR MOUNTAIN RESORT AND IT OFFERS SNOWBOARDING AND SKIING WITH CROSS COUNTRY SKIING AND A TUBING CENTER. THIS PLACE IS GREAT TO SKII WITH YOUNG KIDS AS IT HAS LOT OF GOOD TERRAINS AND ALSO HAS LOWER ELEVATION.

THIS IS GREAT PLACE FOR BEGINNER SKIIER’S AND ALSO THOSE WHO COME HERE WITH THEIR FAMILIES. THIS HIDDEN WONDER IS 9.5 MILES UP THE HILL IN OREGON’S MOUNT HOOD TERRITORY.

FARMS

NOT ONLY OREGON’S MOUNT HOOD TERRITORY BOAST OF BEAUTIFUL MOUNTAINS BUT ALSO HAS SOME UNIQUE AND SPECTACULAR FARMS TOO. THE FARMS ARE EPIC AND SECLUDED FROM WHERE YOU CAN VIEW MOUNTAINS LIKE HOOD, RAINIER, ADAMS. NOT ONLY THIS YOU WOULD BE WANDERING AROUND FIELDS, PONDS, FORESTS, AND ORCHARDS TOO.

THIS BEAUTIFUL FARM IS ALSO THE PERFECT LOCATION FOR A WEDDING FUNCTION. YOU CAN SEE MT HOOD RIGHT BEHIND THE BRIDGE WHERE BRIDE AND GROOM STAND,AND YOU CAN CLICK SOME OF THE MOST GORGEOUS PICTURES.

ALSO, YOU CAN PLAY AROUND THE FARM YOU CAN GET ORGANIC APPLES IN THE FARM. ENJOY YOUR VIEW AS FARM HAS LOT OF PICNIC TABLES. OVERALL IT CAN BE A GREAT DAY AT THE FARMS WITH YOUR FAMILY.

OREGON'S  MOUNT HOOD TERRITORY

ADVENTURE ACTIVITIES AROUND OREGON’S MOUNT HOOD TERRITORY

BIKING

RENT UP A BIKE HERE AND HIT THE ROAD. FROM EXPERT MTB TRACKS TO FAMILY FRIENDLY PATHWAYS OREGON’S MOUNT HOOD TERRITORY HAS GOT EVERY TERRAIN FOR YOU.

RIDE ALONGSIDE THE VINEYARDS AND CLIMB UPHILL TO MT HOOD. TOUR AROUND THE HISTORIC SITES HERE, SEE THE BREWERIES AND SNAP A LOT OF PICTURES. A PERFECT ADVENTURE IN MT HOOD.

MOUNTAINEERING

NOT ONLY BIKING OREGON’S MOUNT HOOD TERRITORY ALSO OFFERS CLIMBING FOR DIFFERENT TYPES. THERE ARE MANY OPTIONS TO CHOOSE FROM SUCH AS INDOOR ROCK WALL, OUTDOOR BOULDERING, MULTI PITCH CLIMBS, HIGH ALTITUDE MOUNTAINEERING, ALPINE CLIMBING AND EVEN ALSO ICE MIXED CLIMBING.

EVERY YEAR MORE THAN 10,000 CLIMBERS COME HERE MAKING THIS PLACE THE 2ND MOST CLIMBED MOUNTAIN IN THE WORLD. There IS A GUIDE SERVICE ALSO HELPING YOU IN MOUNTAINEERING.

YOU CAN CLIMB HERE IN DIFFERENT CLIMBING AREAS LIKE FRENCH’S DOME, SALMON RIVER SLAB OR RAMONA CREEK CRAG. IF YOU ARE LOOKING FOR BEST OUTDOOR EXPERIENCE CARVER BRIDGE CLIFF IS THE BEST AREA.

GOLF

MT HOOD TERRITORY HAS OVER 25 LOCATIONS TO PLAY GOLF. FROM MINIATURE GOLF, DISC GOLF TO PUBLIC AND PRIVATE GOLF COURSES THIS PLACE HAS EVERYTHING TO OFFER.
TRY OUT GOLF NEAR PORTLAND COURSES WHICH ARE OPEN ALL YEAR ROUND.

FISHING

YOU LOVE FISHING SO OREGON’S MOUNT HOOD TERRITORY MUST BE ON YOUR LIST. OREGON’S 20 OUT OF TOP 50 FISHING LOCATIONS ARE HERE ONLY. FISHES LIKE SALMON, TROUT, STEELHEAD ARE THE ONES OF MANY WHICH YOU CAN CATCH HERE. IF YOU ARE NOT EXPERIENCED ENOUGH YOU CAN EVEN GET FISHING LESSONS ALSO.

SKIING AND SNOWBAORDING

WELL THE MOST FAMOUS THING ABOUTOREGON’S MOUNT HOOD TERRITORY IS TO PLAY AROUND SKII A LOT AND SNOWBOARD AROUND. PLAN YOUR NEXT FAMILY ADVENTURE HERE AND ENJOY SNOWMOBILING, SNOW FIGHTS AND SLEDDING.
AT NIGHT MT. HOOD SKIBOWL SHINES MARVELLEOUSLY AT NIGHT TOO AS IT IS THE LARGEST NIGHT SKI AREA IN AMERICA. WITH OVER 600,000 LED’S ILLUMINATING THIS PLACE IT SURELY IS A GREAT PLACE TO EXPLORE.

KAYAKING AND RAFTING

EXPLORE PORTLAND VIA RAFTING OR KAYAKING AROUND. OREGON’S MOUNT HOOD TERRITORY HAS 7 RIVERS AND 40 LAKES WHICH MAKES IT A SMALL PARADISE FOR WATER SPORTS LOVERS.
YOU CAN PADDLE THE BOAT WHILE TOURING AROUND WILLAMETTE RIVER AND CAN DINE AROUND PORTLAND SPIRIT.

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IF PADDLING A BOAT IS NOT YOUR THING SO CAN HAVE A RAFTING TRIP TO EXPLORE AROUND SANDY RIVER WATER TRAIL. YOU CAN EVEN LEARN HOW TO KAYAK OR CANOE HERE. THERE ARE NUMBER OF GUIDES AND INSTRUCTORS HERE TO TEACH YOU.

TREKKING

A VAST NUMBER OF TRAILS ARE INOREGON’S MOUNT HOOD TERRITORY. TRAILS HERE ARE FOR EVERYONE FROM BEGINNER TO AN EXPERIENCED TREKKER. TREK YOUR WAY TO FIELD OF WILDFLOWERS, BREATH TAKING LANDSCAPES AND SPECTACLUAR WATERFALLS.
HIKES HERE TAKE YOU TO AN ELEVATION OF BIRD’S EYE VIEW TO EXPLORE THE RICH FLORA AND FAUNA OF THIS PLACE.

INDOOR RECREATION

LOT OF INDOOR RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES CAN BE DONE IN TERRITORY. FROM WATER SLIDES , BOWLING STATIONS TO ARCADE FAMILY CENTER A LOT OF ACTIVITIES ARE HERE.

SOME COMMON FAQ’S

WHAT SHOULD I WEAR TO MT. HOOD?

WEAR LONG SLEEVES CLOTHES WITH LOT OF LAYERS AS IT WILL BE COLDER THAN WHAT YOU EXPECT.

WHAT ARE YOUR TOP ATTRACTIONS IN MOUNT HOOD?

WELL EVERY PLACE IN TERRITORY IS UNIQUE AND ADVENTURES BUT FEW WHICH I LIKED THE MOST ARE
– HIKING
– MT. HOOD SCENIC VIEW
– TIMBERLINE LODGE
– MT. HOOD SKI RESORT
– KAYAKING
– CAMPING

WHAT CAN I DO IN MOUNT HOOD IN SUMMERS?

1. TIMBERLINE TRAIL
2. TRILLIUM LAKE
3. MT. HOOD ADVENTURE PARK
4. TOURING AROUND WILLAMETTE RIVER
5. MOUNTAINEERING EXPERIENCE IN
CARVER BRIDGE CLIFF

WHAT IS MT. HOOD KNOWN FOR?

MT. HOOD IS SECOND MOST CLIMBED MOUNTAIN IN THE WORLD.

HOW LONG IS THE DRIVE FROM PORTLAND TO MOUNT HOOD?

PORTLAND TO MT. HOOD DRIVE IS ABOUT OF 2 HOURS 22 MINUTES.

CAN YOU SNOWBOARD AT MT. HOOD IN SUMMERS?

THIS IS THE ONLY LOCATION IN NORTHERN AMERICA WHICH IS OPEN ALL YEAR AROUND INCLUDING SUMMERS.

MT. HOOD TERRITORY IS BEST FOR FAMILIES, TRIPS, TOURS, TREKKING, CAMPING, KAYAKING, AND A LOT MORE OTHER ACTIVITIES. HAVING A VARIETY IN A PLACE IS SURELY WHAT EVERYONE LOVES. THIS PLACE IS PACKED WITH FEATURES WITH MAJESTIC VIEW OF MT. HOOD, CALMING ENVIRONMENT OF TRILLIUM LAKE AND EXCITING SKIING IN UPHILLS.

SO WHY YOU ARE STILL HERE JUST PACK YOUR BAGS AND START YOUR ADVENTURE.

HAPPY JOURNEY

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