The wild and the wonderful are waiting for you in Oregon’s Mt. Hood Territory. This is where adventure lives. From the towering snowcapped peak of Oregon’s tallest mountain, to the soaring forests and rushing rivers, to the wineries, restaurants, and shopping. It’s all here in The Territory and filled with endless possibilities.
Celebrate snow sports at historic Timberline Lodge & Ski Area. Join Olympic hopefuls on the slopes for North America’s longest ski season as they train all summer long. Trek out with Mt. Hood Adventure on a moonlight snowshoe or guided snowmobile tour. Shred some nighttime powder at Mt. Hood Skibowl, or come summertime, kids young and old will enjoy the Alpine Slide and other activities at the Mt. Hood Adventure Park. Stay at The Resort at The Mountain, a premier Oregon golf, ski and spa retreat. Golfers will enjoy their beautiful 27-hole course. Modern-day pioneers will love hitting the closest whitewater to Portland for a rafting or kayaking adventure on the Upper Clackamas River, home to the largest whitewater festival in the Pacific Northwest. For a more relaxed journey, float your kayak amidst the majestic natural beauty of tranquil alpine lakes, or set out on the Willamette River along the way to roaring Willamette Falls.
The Territory’s abundance of urban, touring and mountain biking options attract cyclists from around the globe. Take your adrenaline to the limit on the Sandy Ridge Trail System with 6,000 acres of epic flow-based singletrack and Mt. Hood Skibowl’s lift-assisted Mountain Bike Park. Explore the rolling hills of Oregon wine country on the summertime Pioneer Century ride, and gear up for a season of mud, sweat and tears with cyclocross frenzy. The Cascading Rivers Scenic Bikeway follows the Wild and Scenic Clackamas River along rocky riffles and quiet pools. Experienced riders seeking a challenge will love this 72-mile route of deep forest splendor. Other adventures await you in the picturesque countryside. Stroll through tulip, lavender and dahlia fields, savor artisan goat cheeses and end the day sipping a glass of pinot with the winemakers on our farm loops. Craving more culinary delights? Please your palate on a Winemaker Dinner Series adventure in the historic Silcox Hut at the 7,000 ft. elevation of Mt. Hood. Enjoy a six-course dinner ingeniously paired with Oregon wines, complete with transportation to and from this rustic chalet via Snowcat. Urban explorers may savor and share the experience of a farm-to-table communal dinner. See where your food is sourced and venture into pristine farmland in Willamette Valley for a chef-led tour followed by a Field & Vine dinner prepared especially for you.
All this and more is here in The Territory. Create your adventure at MtHoodTerritory.com