Hike-in Required
Yes
Open Year-round
No
ADA accessible
No
Guided tours
No
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If there were a Mecca for sledding in the Mount Hood area, White River West Sno-Park would be it.  A popular winter recreation location for folks of all ages, the White River canyon is particularly popular and heavily used for one activity in particular… sledding.  Sledding enthusiasts from kids to adults will enjoy the variety of terrain that stretches over a half mile uphill from the parking lot.  The views aren’t too shabby either, offering some of the best and most easily accessible perspectives of the giant Wy’east (the Multnomah tribe's name for Mount Hood).

Logistics + Planning

Preferable season(s)

Winter

Congestion

High

Parking Pass

Sno-Park Parking Permit (required in OR + WA 11.01 thru 04.30)

Pros

Most terrain of any "official" sledding spot in Oregon. Variety of difficulty.

Cons

Peak winter crowds.

Max slope angle

15-30 Degrees

Location

Field Guide + Map

Nearby Lodging + Camping

Mt. Hood + Clackamas River Area, Oregon
Mt. Hood + Clackamas River Area, Oregon
Mt. Hood + Clackamas River Area, Oregon

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