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The Ultimate Portland -The Iconic Mount Hood

The Mount Hood, also called WyEast by the local Multnomah tribe, is the highest mountain in Oregon. It is originally a composite volcano, located between the clackamas and hood river counties. 992 more words


Mount Hood

After climbing Mount Saint Helens last July I learned of a few Native American legends that tell the story of the three smoking mountains.

Louwala-Clough – Mount Saint Helens… 1,480 more words

Weekend Trips

Finding Your Passion, While Sticking to A Budget

Hello Everyone, Madison here!

You can find the motivation for creativity, while still sticking to a budget.

This past week has been full of firsts for me. 461 more words

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The Hood and the Moon

While driving back to Portland yesterday evening on Interstate 5 I noticed the Supermoon rising behind Mount Hood as I was already approaching the Columbia River. 132 more words



There was still snow up to my knees on Mt. Hood at the end of April. This Tennessee girl gets excited over a few flurries so this was definitely “stock up on milk and bread” level for me. 174 more words


Postscript: Winter

I couldn’t see.

The snow had billowed up around me in a powdery cloud, obscuring my vision as I swooped down a chute on the southern flank of Mount Hood. 576 more words


American Northwest Trip, 2017: Mount Hood

One great aspect of Portland is its proximity to both mountains and beaches, either of which are just a day trip away. Although I didn’t have time to visit the Oregon coast on this trip, I did make the 90-minute drive up to Mount Hood, where I spent my final night in Oregon at Timberline Lodge near its summit. 44 more words