Take your pick! Choices abound for recreation in
||Like snow? Consider alpine, telemark, or cross
country skiing on Mount Hood, at Mount Hood Meadows, Timberline,
or Skibowl. You can also snow shoe and cross country ski
on many trails and almost anywhere there is snow.
Mt. Hood Meadows
|Ride the wind! Windsurfing has something for
everyone, from beginner to expert, super swell and waves
to laid back surf. Sights are on either side of the Columbia,
east to west, Oregon to Washington.
Hood River Waterplay
||If hiking is your
thing, choose a trail, lace up your hiking
boots, and go. In the spring wildflowers are abundant on
Catherine Creek in Washington and Tom McCall State Park in
Oregon; in the heat of the summer, Oneonta gorge will keep
you cool; watch the leaves and vegetation change in the fall
on the Old Highway/Twin Tunnels trail; a snow shoe winter
hike on Mount Adams is wonderful for solitude!
Mt. Hood National
Gifford Pinchot National
| Bike up or down a multitude of trails with varying degrees of intensity! Try
a tandem bike (that’s a bicycle built for two) or any of the new hybrids,
on or off road, single or double track.