Summer & Fall Recreation
Summertime on the mountain is beautiful with average temperatures in the 70's and a host of world-class activities to enjoy all season long. From thrill seeking class IV whitewater on the Deschutes River to a relaxing stroll through town shopping, you'll find yourself in the center of it all at the Grand Lodges.
Mt. Hood Adventure Park at Skibowl
The Mt. Hood Adventure Park at Skibowl is among the top things to do in Portland, offering something for everyone! They've got great activities for the whole family, the Adrenaline junkies, the naturalists and even the young ones! The friendly and experienced staff will make sure your visit to the Mt. Hood Adventure park is memorable and fun, guiding you through 20 attractions where you’re in control! Come try out the go karts at Malibu Raceway, go bungee jumping and more at Mt Hood Skibowl's Summer Adventure Park!
Palmer snow field at the historic Timberline Lodge offers a unique summer skiing experience
Trout, salmon, steelhead, sturgeon, bass and walleye are available in the surround streams, lakes, and rivers
The Mt. Hood National Forest is home to over one thousand miles of trails with breathtaking viewpoints, babbling brooks, and cascading waterfalls
Choose between 9 and 18-holes at numerous courses in the Mt. Hood area
trails for all experience levels are available, from a leisurely ride to extreme downhill
Climbing Mt. Hood
with a higher snow elevation, there are excellent opportunities to summit Mt. Hood
A great family activity for exploring some of the local backcountry
Local lakes, like nearby Trillium Lake, provide the perfect place for a relaxing paddle
Class I to Class IV, several rivers will get your heart pumping, like the Deschutes River