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Encyclopedia > Summit Ski Area
Summit Ski Area in winter
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Summit Ski Area in winter
Summit Ski Area in summer
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Summit Ski Area in summer

Summit Ski Area is a small ski park located on Mount Hood, alongside the Mt. Hood Highway (U.S. Highway 26) in Government Camp, Oregon. Built in 1927, it is the oldest ski area in the Pacific Northwest. In addition to downhill skiing and snowboarding, Summit also offers innertubing and snowshoeing. Image File history File linksMetadata Download high resolution version (1120x840, 520 KB) File links The following pages link to this file: Mount Hood User:MC MasterChef/Photos Metadata This file contains additional information, probably added from the digital camera or scanner used to create or digitize it. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high resolution version (1120x840, 520 KB) File links The following pages link to this file: Mount Hood User:MC MasterChef/Photos Metadata This file contains additional information, probably added from the digital camera or scanner used to create or digitize it. ... Mount Hood is an active stratovolcano in northern Oregon, in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States. ... Mount Hood Highway is a now-historic name for a route (built and proposed) between Portland, Oregon, and Hood River, Oregon and around the south side of Mount Hood. ... United States Highway 26 is an east-west United States highway. ... Government Camp is an unincorporated community located in Clackamas County, Oregon, south of Mount Hood and north of Tom, Dick and Harry Mountain. ... Official language(s) None Capital Largest city Salem Portland Area  Ranked 9th  - Total 98,466 sq. ... 1927 (MCMXXVII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... Darker red states are always considered part of the Pacific Northwest. ... Old fashioned wooden sled without runners Sledding is a common activity in wintry areas. ... A pair of modern showshoes Snowshoes, sometimes colloquially referred to as webs, are footwear for walking over snow. ...


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Coordinates: 45.3030° N -121.7472° E Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically); large version (pdf) The geographic (earth-mapping) coordinate system expresses every horizontal position on Earth by two of the three coordinates of a spherical coordinate system which is aligned with the spin axis of the Earth. ...


 
 

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