Meadows Calendar

January 2013

  • Jan 02

    3-Day Holiday Kids Camp (Day 1)

    3-Day Holiday Kids Camps at Mt. Hood MeadowsOur 3-day camps are offered over Christmas Break and Spring Break, and provide kids with a great way to play on the snow! We provide alpine lessons for students ages 4 – 12, and snowboard lessons for students ages 7 – 12. Kids will be put in the same group with the same instructor for three consecutive days providing an excellent opportunity to make friends and bond with the instructor. You’ll be amazed at the progress your child can make skiing or riding 3 straight days! More details here.
  • Jan 03

    3-Day Holiday Kids Camp (Day 2)

    3-Day Holiday Kids Camps at Mt. Hood MeadowsOur 3-day camps are offered over Christmas Break and Spring Break, and provide kids with a great way to play on the snow! We provide alpine lessons for students ages 4 – 12, and snowboard lessons for students ages 7 – 12. Kids will be put in the same group with the same instructor for three consecutive days providing an excellent opportunity to make friends and bond with the instructor. You’ll be amazed at the progress your child can make skiing or riding 3 straight days! More details here.
  • Jan 04

    3-Day Holiday Kids Camp (Day 3)

    3-Day Holiday Kids Camps at Mt. Hood MeadowsOur 3-day camps are offered over Christmas Break and Spring Break, and provide kids with a great way to play on the snow! We provide alpine lessons for students ages 4 – 12, and snowboard lessons for students ages 7 – 12. Kids will be put in the same group with the same instructor for three consecutive days providing an excellent opportunity to make friends and bond with the instructor. You’ll be amazed at the progress your child can make skiing or riding 3 straight days! More details here.
  • Jan 05

    Women's Clinic

    Womens Clinic at Mt. Hood MeadowsFor women and taught by our most certified and experienced female instructors. Work on your skiing/riding in a fun supportive environment. Participants will be grouped based on ability and the focus will be on improving your skills so you can ski/ride more confidently and in more conditions. Available to intermediate and above skiers and riders. Click here for more details.
  • Jan 05

    Aprés Ski Entertainment: The Pagan Jug Band

    The Pagon Jug BandA ruckus raisin’ bluegrass band with a Cajun problem, The Pagan Jug Band features an all-acoustic lineup of banjo, dobro, accordion, blues harmonica, guitar, upright bass and percussion, deftly mixing straight-ahead bluegrass, Cajun, folk and country blues.
  • Jan 06

    Telemark Clinics

    Telemark ClinicFor beginning through expert telemarkers. Improve your technique with one of our experienced, certified instructors. Participants will be grouped together based on ability level and desired outcomes. More details here.
  • Jan 11

    Steeps Midweek Clinic

    Steeps ClinicThis clinic is designed for advanced/expert skiers and riders who want to improve their ability to ski/ride on steep terrain and in more difficult snow conditions. Groups will be divided based on ability and terrain preference so you will be skiing/riding with others of similar ability level and pace. Groups sizes will be no more than 7 and our expert coaches will give you individual coaching with the goal of improving your ability to maintain speed, rhythm, flow and control regardless of terrain or snow condition. All while exploring some of the best known and unknown runs at the resort. Click here for details.
  • Jan 12

    Steeps Clinic

    Steeps ClinicAvailable to advanced and expert skiers and riders. These clinics are designed to improve your ability to ski steep ungroomed terrain. We will work on maintaining rhythm and flow through all terrain and conditions while exploring some of the best known and unknown runs at the resort. Groups will be divided based on skiing / riding ability and desired terrain. This clinic is taught by our most certified and strongest skiing / riding pros. $99 Per Person. More info here.
  • Jan 12

    Meadows After Dark Rail Jam Series

    After Dark Rail Jam SeriesCLICK HERE FOR JANUARY 12 RESULTS
    Due to the success and fun had at last season's Saturday Rail Jam Series, we'll be offering the Saturday Rail Jam Series again! We'll have awesome prizes from our sponsors. The rail jam will take place in Shipyard from 3 PM - 8 PM.

    The Meadows After Dark Rail Jam Series continues on 2/9 and 3/9.

    Helmets are required. No inverted aerials!
  • Jan 12

    Aprés Ski Entertainment: Terry Rob

    Terry Rob at Mt. Hood MeadowsAcoustic blues with a contemporary edge. Terry Robb is considered one of the top acoustic blues guitarists on the West Coast. He has a transitional style that ranges between country blues and early 20th century string-band music.
  • Jan 13

    Women's Clinic

    Womens Clinic at Mt. Hood MeadowsFor women and taught by our most certified and experienced female instructors. Work on your skiing/riding in a fun supportive environment. Participants will be grouped based on ability and the focus will be on improving your skills so you can ski/ride more confidently and in more conditions. Available to intermediate and above skiers and riders. Click here for more details.
  • Jan 13

    Mountain Photo Workshop

    Grant Myrdal Photography at Mt. Hood MeadowsWant to learn to shoot snow photos like a pro, while spending a fabulous day on the mountain? The photo workshops offered by Grant Myrdal Photography allow this unique opportunity, exclusive to Mt. Hood Meadows. Targeted specifically at snow and mountain shooting, the full day workshops which are scheduled for 1/13, 2/9, 3/10 & 4/13, equip you with the tools to create spectacular photos in all conditions. Full day class, including tuition and take-home summary notes cost will be announced.
  • Jan 15

    Grand Masters Midweek Clinic

    Grand Masters ClinicThis clinic is designed for seniors who are intermediate or above skiers or riders. Our certified senior specialist instructors will show you modern techniques specifically designed to help you ski / ride more easily and efficiently so you can get the most out of your day. Clinic costs $64. For more details, click here.
  • Jan 16

    Grand Masters Midweek Clinic

    Grand Masters ClinicThis clinic is designed for seniors who are intermediate or above skiers or riders. Our certified senior specialist instructors will show you modern techniques specifically designed to help you ski / ride more easily and efficiently so you can get the most out of your day. Clinic costs $64. For more details, click here.
  • Jan 17

    Grand Masters Midweek Clinic

    Grand Masters ClinicThis clinic is designed for seniors who are intermediate or above skiers or riders. Our certified senior specialist instructors will show you modern techniques specifically designed to help you ski / ride more easily and efficiently so you can get the most out of your day. Clinic costs $64. For more details, click here.
  • Jan 19

    Freestyle Clinic

    Freestyle Clinic at Mt. Hood MeadowsThis clinic is designed for those who want to improve their skills in the park & pipe. We will break down the fundamentals of approach, takeoff, maneuver and landing so you can master each step before putting it all together. Groups will be divided based on age, ability level and the features you want to spend time on. Available to advanced and expert skiers/riders ages 10 and up. For more details, click here.
  • Jan 19

    Aprés Ski Entertainment: Acoustic Minds

    Acoustic Minds at Mt. Hood MeadowsPortland twin sirens Amanda and Jenni Price, known together as Acoustic Minds, specialize in their own blend of soul and New Millennium dance pop. Their work has two completely different, though not necessarily opposing, sides: a quiet, acoustic side rife with gorgeous blues and soul influences and a loud, club-banging side that is rich in synths and lyrics about the type of love at first sight that can happen only on the dance floor.
  • Jan 20

    Steeps Clinic

    Steeps ClinicAvailable to advanced and expert skiers and riders. These clinics are designed to improve your ability to ski steep ungroomed terrain. We will work on maintaining rhythm and flow through all terrain and conditions while exploring some of the best known and unknown runs at the resort. Groups will be divided based on skiing / riding ability and desired terrain. This clinic is taught by our most certified and strongest skiing / riding pros. $99 Per Person. More info here.
  • Jan 20

    Aprés Ski Entertainment: Acoustic Minds

    Acoustic Minds at Mt. Hood MeadowsPortland twin sirens Amanda and Jenni Price, known together as Acoustic Minds, specialize in their own blend of soul and New Millennium dance pop. Their work has two completely different, though not necessarily opposing, sides: a quiet, acoustic side rife with gorgeous blues and soul influences and a loud, club-banging side that is rich in synths and lyrics about the type of love at first sight that can happen only on the dance floor.
  • Jan 21

    REI Nordic Day

    REI Nordic DayJoin REI and Mt. Hood Meadows Nordic Center for a day of cross-country skiing. Never tried the sport before? Let us show you how with free lessons from Mt. Hood Meadows and free gear rental from REI Portland.** Call 503.221.1938 for more info.

    **REI Members may reserve free Nordic gear at REI Portland prior to the event.
  • Jan 21

    Rotary Club Fundraiser

    Rotary Club Fundraiser at Mt. Hood MeadowsThe Rotary Club of Hood River presents Rotary Night at Mt. Hood Meadows to generate funds for the scholarship program.

    Request the day off, arrange for car-pooling, and go ski your heart out for just $15, and for a good cause. This is the major fundraiser for the Hood River Rotary's community service projects. The $15 pass is available at the ski area.

    Passes purchased at the ski resort day of will be $15,  good from 2 - 9 PM (night skiing).

    NOTE: This is a special fundraiser that requires the special Rotary night pass in order to ride lifts after the normal 4 PM operating schedule. Season pass holders, 10 Time Pass holders and other pre-purchased Meadows passes are valid Monday, January 21 from normal lift scheduled opening times through 4 PM. If you want to board lifts after 4 PM, you'll be able to purchase the special Rotary pass and support the fundraiser.
  • Jan 25

    Steeps Midweek Clinic

    Steeps ClinicThis clinic is designed for advanced/expert skiers and riders who want to improve their ability to ski/ride on steep terrain and in more difficult snow conditions. Groups will be divided based on ability and terrain preference so you will be skiing/riding with others of similar ability level and pace. Groups sizes will be no more than 7 and our expert coaches will give you individual coaching with the goal of improving your ability to maintain speed, rhythm, flow and control regardless of terrain or snow condition. All while exploring some of the best known and unknown runs at the resort. Click here for details.
  • Jan 25

    Town Challenge

    Town Challenge at Mt. Hood MeadowsThe Town Challenge Series is designed for skiers and snowboarders to have an opportunity to train and race in a Giant Slalom course, on 8 days spread out between 1/25-3/16. The goal of this series is to provide businesses and non business teams the opportunity to enjoy Mt. Hood Meadows Resort in a team-oriented, family friendly, racing environment. Additionally, individuals will have the possibility to train and race in the series.

    Cost:
    • Individual Complete Series - $175
    • Individual Drop In - $25 per race or training session
    • Team Complete Series - $875 (allows for 6 participants)
    • 12 and under is free with participating parent
    • Racer Ticket Pricing will apply for those without passes

    Due to weather, tonight's Town Challenge event has been postponed.

  • Jan 26

    Women's Clinic

    Womens Clinic at Mt. Hood MeadowsFor women and taught by our most certified and experienced female instructors. Work on your skiing/riding in a fun supportive environment. Participants will be grouped based on ability and the focus will be on improving your skills so you can ski/ride more confidently and in more conditions. Available to intermediate and above skiers and riders. Click here for more details.
  • Jan 26

    Safety Fair

    Safety Fair at Mt. Hood MeadowsThe event promotes and encourages responsible practices and etiquette designed to make skiers and snowboarders more aware of safety on the slopes. Essential to courteous and safe sharing of the mountain is the Responsibility Code – seven simple rules which if followed can provide an extra margin of safety on the slopes.

    Activities at the Safety Fair include:

    - Know the Code Games and raffle
    - Beginner chair demonstration
    - L.I.F.T.S.T.A.R.S Education
    - Avy Dog meet and greet
    - Damaged Helmet education and recycling
    - Avalanche Rescue Training and awareness
    - Recco Demonstration
    - Music and prizes

    Representatives from Meadows Pro Patrol will be on hand to discuss safety issues and introduce guests to the safety search and rescue dogs. A “beacon run” is planned to allow those who own avalanche beacons to test them and practice search techniques. A special emphasis this year is educating young guests about how to board, ride and unload chairlifts safely (the L.I.F.T.S.T.A.R.S Program).



  • Jan 26

    Aprés Ski Entertainment: Jackstraw

    Jackstraw at Mt. Hood MeadowsA new form of American roots music, informed both by the traditions of the American South and the rainy woods of the Northwest. Portland bluegrass band Jackstraw has been the flagship of this movement since they formed in 1997.
  • Jan 27

    Steeps Clinic

    Steeps ClinicAvailable to advanced and expert skiers and riders. These clinics are designed to improve your ability to ski steep ungroomed terrain. We will work on maintaining rhythm and flow through all terrain and conditions while exploring some of the best known and unknown runs at the resort. Groups will be divided based on skiing / riding ability and desired terrain. This clinic is taught by our most certified and strongest skiing / riding pros. $99 Per Person. More info here.