Oregon Ski Vacations, Timberline Lodge, USA Ski Vacations

October 15, 2008 by  
Filed under Ski Resorts, Ski Vacations

Located near an active volcano named Mt. Hood, Timberline Lodge with its famous slopes and excellent nature is what you exactly look for ski vacation. There are important things reflecting the historical side of the Oregon. For example, the lodge in the area was built in the years of Great Depression. Besides, it has been a home to films. The lodge, draperies and beams are hand made and its decoration shows its beauty with the history of the place. The lodge has 35 trails which are desgined as for beginners, intermediates, and experts and locates on 1400 acres of area. Timberline is 8504 feets from the top and 2501 vertically. Also, this preserved lodge has 6 chair lifts.

What is perfect for Timberline is its uniquiness in the USA for being open throught the year to ski. Palmer Snowfield is just one area which has snow on the ground for a long time. As the weather conditions may sometimes get harder and make skiing hard for the novices, they can not always ski in Palmer.

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