Snowboarding in Mt. Hood Meadows Resort, Mt. Hood National Forest,
7300 ft/2225 m
300 in/762 cm
65, 15% beginners, 50% intermediate, 20% advanced and 15% experts
If you are looking for some time off at one of the biggest ski resorts in Oregon, Mount Hood Meadows is the place.
Easily accessible near Portland and Hood River, this mountain offers a variety of options for your free time.
The 2150 ac/8.70 km² of the Resort are a combination of easy runs for beginners and rough terrain in Heather Canyon for the more experienced ones, seeking for some adrenaline rush. Private Reserve and S&R Cliffs are two more challenging and breathtaking trails for the ones wanting to push their skill to its limits.
There are Nordic and Alpine areas and also facilities for the fans of night skiing and snowboarding. The lift reaches up to 7300 ft/2225 m offering an amazing view. In the overall there are 87 trails, 15% of which are for beginners, 50% for intermediate, 20% for advanced snowboarders and 15% for experts.
There are plenty of accommodation options nearby for the ones wanting to spend the night. The sure thing is that there are so many things to explore in this resort, that one needs to visit again and again in order to do so.
How to Get to Destination
FROM Portland International Airport
52.5 miles (84.50 km), 1 hour 10 minutes
Head southwest on NE Airport Way and stay on it to enter Interstate 205 S towards Interstate 84/Portland/Salem. Enter I-205 S and take exit 22 to enter Interstate 84 E/U.S. 30 E towards The Dalles. Enter I-84 E/U.S. 30 E, then proceed to exit 16 to Wood Village and turn right on NE 238th Dr. Continue towards NE 242nd Dr to turn left on E Powell Blvd. Turn right on US-26 E/Mt Hood Hwy and again right. Your destination is on your right.
FROM Hood River
43.4 miles (69.85 km), 52 minutes
Via OR-35 S, enter US-26 W/Mt Hood Hwy towards Portland and turn left. Your destination is on your left.
89.6 miles (144.20 km), 1 hour 52 minutes
Enter I-5 N towards Portland and take exit 288 to enter I-205 N towards I-84/The Dalles/Seattle. Take exit 12 to OR-212 E/OR-224 E towards Estacada/Mt Hood. Turn right on OR-212 E/Carver Rd and then again right on US-26 E/Mt Hood Hwy. Enter US-26 E/Mt Hood Hwy and turn right. Your destination is on your right.
Portland International Airport,
52.5 miles (84.50 km)
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