Uphill travel is allowed up Cascade, Lower Bowl, Low Road, High Road and Skyline only.

  • Due to safety concerns, Mt. Hood Skibowl reserves the right to limit uphill traffic within the resort boundary at any time.

  • Mt. Hood Skibowl is closed to uphill traffic during periods of avalanche control, which typically occurs early morning, but may occur any time throughout the day.

  • The alpine resort is closed to uphill traffic any time there is an active winch cat operating anywhere in the resort.

  • Dogs must be on a leash during operating hours.

  • Call 911 in the event of an emergency.

  • Uphill activities may present a high danger of personal injury.

  • Hazards may exist and you assume all associated risks of injury and or death.  

  • Motorized vehicles, snowmaking & other ski area operations may be encountered.

  • Stay towards the right side of the trail when ascending unless otherwise noted per uphill travel route.. 

  • Position yourself so that you are visible from above.

  • Wear brightly colored clothing.

  • Obey all pertinent signage.

  • Avoid all areas where machinery is operating.

  • Exercise best practices for backcountry travel and adventure.