That beautiful snow capped peak you catch glimpses of from Portland is Mount Hood, or the highest mountain in Oregon, totaling 11,249 feet at its peak. Spend days exploring Mount Hood and its twelve glaciers, or snow fields, and be astonished at the unparalleled views of surrounding Oregon. There is plenty to do at Mount Hood
- locals and tourists alike flock to the mountain in all kinds of weather to enjoy skiing, snowboarding, and hiking. As you explore, don't forget about to learn about the diverse history of Mount Hood. Some of the roads you're traveling on date back to the 1840's! Regardless of the season make sure and dress weather consciously, for Mount Hood is pretty chilly all year round!
Vinzenz Lausmann State Park
Hood River Expo Center
John B. Yeon State Park