High Club History
About Us How the
Mountain High club came to be, through the
merger of Plaza and EdgeSet clubs.
High Outstanding Club 2006 Club activities in 2006.
High Outstanding Club 2009 Club activities in 2009.
Mt. High Outstanding Club 2014 Club activities in 2013-2014.
Hood Highway Cleanup We adopt 2 miles of Hwy. 26, in
Ski Club council History
30th Anniversary The
NW Ski Club Council celebrated its 30th
anniversary with a big gala party, including
Olympic Gold winner Phil Mahre as an honored
guest. Sept. 2009.
Ski Oregon Challenge 2005/06
Skiing all of Oregon's ski areas in a single
season. 3 skiers share their story.
Ski Washington Challenge
2006/07. Skiing all of Washington's ski
areas in a single season.
Wolf spotted at Timberline (2001.)
- Was it a wolf or a coyote?
You be the judge. See the pictures. Notice
the light-gray saddle-like patch on its
Hood & Oregon History
Hood History, Trivia & Memorial Bike
- Rhododendron) Guided
bike ride through the history of Mt. Hood,
old highway, Barlow trail, Cascade lodge and
more. Interesting trivia about Mt. Hood
area. Bike tours since 2010.
History bike ride - Barlow Pass to
Pioneer Woman's grave, Pioneer cemetery at
Summit Meadow, Old Mt. Hood Loop Highway.
Laurel Hill, Kiwanis Camp Road, and more.
Tour in 2016.
Oregon pioneers' history. Barlow
Pass to Rhododendron historical bike ride, Three roads for 3 eras. Maps
showing location of original Barlow
Road. 12 videos showing
snippets of Oregon's history and lore.
4. Mt. Hood Loop Highway
Blog - Articles about preserving
the historic Mt. Hood Loop Highway around Mt.
Hood, including re-enabling access to Laurel
Hill for both recreational and historic
reasons. Edited by Tom Kloster.
Hood Ski History
Historic Mt. Hood Ski Trails
Trails that used to be skied
between Timberline and Government Camp
before there were any lifts. And a recent
revival of interest in them. Maps, info and
1941 Forest Service map of Mt.
Hood's south side.
Safety Boundary map - South side
of Mt. Hood as of 2017.
Timberline side-country with pictures. Detailed description of Timberline
to Government Camp trails, canyons, and the
exact location of the old Timberline Cabin.
Hood Zig Zag canyon Upper
part is skiable. Lower part is a trap where
skiers get lost. how to ski it safely.
Mt. Hood climb & ski (2008), plus
Volleyball on the summit (1976) Violet Anderson skis from the
summit of Mt. Hood in 2008. Chuck
Westergren and others play volleyball on the
summit in 1976.
Departed Champions (2006)
Remembering 1984 (1984)
Nick Veroske and Emilio Trampuz
share some recollections of 1984.
Summer Camps on Mt. Hood
Summer training since 1956.
Ski 4 of 5 Mt. Hood ski areas in a single
day (2006.) - This
was done in 2006, thanks to a free day of
skiing offered by 3 of the largest ski areas
at season's end.
Hood aerial Tramway - Skiway to Timberline
- 1956. Old newsreel, showing the bus
converted into an aerial tramway called
"Skiway". It travelled along a fixed pair of
cables from Government Camp to Timberline in
the early 1950s. See it on YouTube.
Timberline's 50th Anniversary (2005),
Golden Rose (2005), and Hjalmar Hvam
live a long time" said Hjalmar Hvam,
inspiring Henry Bendinelli to live well into
his late 80s and beyond.
Timberline opens new trails and new lift
in 2007 The
new Jeff Flood express lift in the Still
Creek basin almost doubled the available
terrain at Timberline.