Winter 2021-22 in the Columbia River Gorge has seen cold, snowy and icy conditions with temperatures in the teens and low 20s. Snow levels are low and winter sports are in full swing. The Gorge is incredibly beautiful when the canyon walls are covered with snow and the old growth forest begs to be discovered whether by snowshoe, skis or on foot.

This winter in the Gorge, enjoy five downhill ski resorts, ten snow parks with groomed trail systems and back country trail options make this area an ideal snow lover’s destination of winter fun. Mt. Hood’s ski resorts are: Mt. Hood Skibowl, Timberline Ski Resort, Mt. Hood Meadows, Summit Ski Area and Cooper Spur Ski Area. Timberline Ski Resort is one of the few places in the United States that you can ski or snowboard all four seasons. There is also tubing and sledding opportunities for kids and adults alike. Get out, have fun and explore your next winter adventure! Keep in mind that when the weather in town is mild, there is a winter wonderland just 30 miles away, Always be prepared: carry tire chains, extra clothing, food and water.