If you are a skier or snowboarder, Portland is a great place to live. Within 60-90 minutes you have multiple options for hitting the slopes. Each ski area has its own characteristics, and varied terrain. For more information, check out each area’s website.
Mt. Hood Meadows is one of the largest ski resorts in Oregon, and features 2150 acres of skiable terrain. There are 87 trails and 6 high speed quads and multiple double chairs to get you to to top of the mountain. For current conditions, as well as pricing information visit their website at: https://www.skihood.com/
Timeberline Lodge was constructed in 1935 and draws more than a million visitors annually. Timberline’s ski area includes 1430 acres and has 35 runs. Timberline is also known for it’s year around skiing on Palmer Glacier. For more information on Timberline Lodge go to: http://www.timberlinelodge.com/
Mt. Hood Skibowl features 960 Acres and is known for its night skiing. With 34 of its 65 runs being lit at night, you can ski all day and all night! Mt. Hood Skibowl is also the closest resort to Portland has 4 total chair lifts. For more information on the terrain, hours, and conditions, visit: http://www.skibowl.com/