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Not quite enough snow for Thanksgiving Holiday weekend operations

Categories: Media Center Guest Connection Weather Blog

While we’ve been able to preserve much of the 17 inches of snow that fell two weeks ago, it's not enough to get us open this weekend. We currently have a 16 inch snow depth in the base area with 24 inches at mid-mountain. We still need to make it through some warming weather this week, but the ten day forecast is once again looking very promising.

We remain optimistic - here's why!

Mt Hood Meadows requires liability release on daily lift tickets this season

Categories: Guest Connection Inside Meadows Media Center

A snowboarder carves across a ridgetop at Mt. Hood MeadowsLiability releases are not new to the ski industry - Mt. Hood Meadows has required those taking lessons or renting equipment to sign a liability release for decades. This season, Meadows will also require those purchasing day tickets to sign a release and offer a $20 opt-out fee for those that don’t want to sign the release .

What is "Bifurcation" - and why now?