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Snow Bunny is a small snow play area located at 45.287493° N 121.728156° W in Mount Hood National Forest on the south face of Mount Hood in Oregon, USA, about 65 miles (103 km) east of Portland. Inner tubing, tobogganing and other sliding sports are on a maintained 20–30 foot hill of snow, popular with children and young families. Old-growth Douglas Fir in the Mount Hood National Forest The Mount Hood National Forest is located 20 miles (32 km) east of the city of Portland, Oregon, and the northern Willamette River valley. ... Mount Hood is an active stratovolcano in northern Oregon, in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States. ... Official language(s) None Capital Salem Largest city Portland Area  Ranked 9th  - Total 98,466 sq mi (255,026 km²)  - Width 260 miles (420 km)  - Length 360 miles (580 km)  - % water 2. ... Tubing behind a personal watercraft on the Mississippi River. ... A modern bobsleigh toboggan A toboggan is a simple sled used on snow, to carry one or, more usually, several people (often children) down a hill or other slope, for recreation. ...


Snow Bunny is also a popular trailhead for cross country skiers (nordic skiing), snowshoers and snowmobilers. It is located along the Mt. Hood Scenic Byway, about 2 miles (3 km) east of Government Camp on Highway 26, near the junction with the Trillium Lake road (NFS 2656) and a small forest road which connects to Timberline Highway. Neither forest road is plowed making them popular winter sports choices. Nordic skiing is a term that includes the Olympic winter sports of Cross country skiing, Ski jumping, and Nordic combined. ... A pair of modern snowshoes Snowshoes, sometimes colloquially referred to as webs, are footwear for walking over snow. ... A snowmobile tour at Yellowstone National Park, note the snowdust in the air (NPS Photo) A 1997 Arctic Cat ZR 580 Snowmobile A snowmobile (or snow scooter, often referred to by enthusiasts as a sled and in the Canadian north and Alaska as a snowmachine) is a land vehicle propelled... Government Camp is an unincorporated community located in Clackamas County, Oregon, south of Mount Hood and north of Tom, Dick and Harry Mountain. ...


Inner tubing and other sliding is usually possible from Thanksgiving through Spring Break. The concession operates winter weekends and most school holidays. When operating, no personal sliding equipment is permitted. The fee covers unlimited day use.[1]


References

  1. ^ The Village at Government Camp: Recreation and Activities. Retrieved on 2006-11-21.


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Oregon ski areas
Central Oregon Hoodoo | Mount Bachelor | Willamette Pass
Eastern Oregon Anthony Lakes | Ferguson Ridge | Spout Springs
Mount Hood Cooper Spur | Mt. Hood Meadows | Mount Hood Skibowl | Snow Bunny
Summit Ski Area | Timberline Lodge ski area
Southern Oregon

Mount Ashland | Warner Canyon Central Oregon is a geographical term that is generally taken to apply to the portion of the state of Oregon that is east of the Cascade Range, near the geographic center of Oregon. ... Hoodoo ski area is a mountain resort operated on federal land through agreement with the Willamette national forest, McKenzie River ranger district. ... Mount Bachelor ski area is a ski and snowboard resort located in central Oregon approximately 22 mi (35 km) west of Bend, Oregon, at the end of Oregon Highway 372. ... Willamette Pass is a ski area located in the Willamette and Deschutes national forests in the cascades mountains of Oregon. ... Eastern Oregon is a geographical term that is generally taken to mean the area of the state of Oregon east of the Cascade Range, save the region around the Dalles and sometimes Klamath County. ... Anthony Lakes Ski Area is located in eastern Oregon, near the city of La Grande. ... Ferguson Ridge is a small ski area in northeastern Oregon near the city of Enterprise. ... Spout Springs Ski Area is a ski resort located in the Blue Mountains of eastern Oregon. ... Mount Hood is an active stratovolcano in northern Oregon, in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States. ... The Cooper Spur Ski Area is located on the northeast side of Mount Hood, Oregon. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Mount Hood Skibowl is a recreation area located near Government Camp, Oregon. ... Summit Ski Area in winter Summit Ski Area in summer Summit Ski Area is a small ski park located on Mount Hood, alongside the Mt. ... Timberline Lodge ski area is the ski and snowboarding area of Timberline Lodge National Historic Landmark. ... The region of Oregon south of Lane County and west of or in the Cascade Range, excluding the southern Oregon Coast. ... One of the higher peaks in the Siskiyou mountain range, Mount Ashland rises above the eponymous town below. ... The Warner Canyon ski area is located in the Fremont National Forest, on land now owned by Lake County, approximately nine miles east of Lakeview, in southern Oregon. ...


 
 

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