Meadows Calendar

March 2013

  • Mar 01

    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

    Town Challenge on Friday, March 1st consists of a 2-run race from 4-8 PM.

  • Mar 02

    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.
  • Mar 02

    Aprés Ski Entertainment: Fruition

    Fruition at Mt. Hood MeadowsFruition is a Portland based high energy bluegrass string band.  With vibrant harmonies and effortless swing from whiskey-rock to shoe-stomp, from ballad to anthem, and everywhere between, versatility has defined this band.
  • Mar 03

    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.
  • Mar 08

    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.
  • Mar 09

    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.
  • Mar 09

    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

    Town Challenge on Saturday, March 9th, consists of training from 9 AM - 12 PM.

  • Mar 09

    Meadows After Dark Rail Jam Series

    Meadows After Dark Rail JamDue 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 - Blackstrap, Windell's, USASA, Outer Limits Sports and the High Performance Center. The rail jam will take place in Shipyard from 3 PM - 8 PM.

    Helmets are required. No inverted aerials!
  • Mar 09

    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.
  • Mar 10

    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.
  • Mar 10

    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.
  • Mar 10

    Oregon Cancer Ski Out

    Cancer Ski OutFive-member teams compete for prizes in a unique and fun two-day ski/snowboard event at Mt. Hood Meadows, raising money for hospice, cancer research, education and prevention programs. You don't need to be an expert to participate. All ages and abilities are invited to join in, as the race is formatted to reward consistency, rather than speed.

    Volunteer celebrity and professional coaches are on hand to coordinate teams and assist skiers with professional race tips and instructions.

    Details here.
  • Mar 11

    Oregon Cancer Ski Out

    Cancer Ski OutFive-member teams compete for prizes in a unique and fun two-day ski/snowboard event at Mt. Hood Meadows, raising money for hospice, cancer research, education and prevention programs. You don't need to be an expert to participate. All ages and abilities are invited to join in, as the race is formatted to reward consistency, rather than speed.

    Volunteer celebrity and professional coaches are on hand to coordinate teams and assist skiers with professional race tips and instructions.

    Details here.
  • Mar 14

    Portland Mountain Rescue Mountain Film Festival

    Portland Mountain Rescue Mountain FestivalFor one night only, on March 14th at the Bagdad Theatre, Portland Mountain Rescue will host the Telluride Mountain Film Festival which will screen leading independent documentary films from around the world focused on outdoor adventure. Join us for a night of truly inspirational movies about the outdoors while supporting a great organization - Portland Mountain Rescue.  

    Sponsored locally by The Mountain Shop and Club Sport, all proceeds from the event benefit Portland Mountain Rescue. Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at the door. The doors open at 6 PM, and the show starts at 7 PM. Available at The Mountain Shop and online here.
  • Mar 16

    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.
  • Mar 16

    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

    Town Challenge on Saturday, March 16th, consists of the Championship Race, starting at 10 AM, followed by a party.

  • Mar 16

    Aprés Ski Entertainment: Twisted Whistle

    Twisted Whistle at Mt. Hood MeadowsA Portland, Oregon local Folk, Bluegrass, Americana Band, Twisted Whistle exemplifies bluegrass in such a raw, rootsy way that it’s not hard to get lost in the entire ensemble.
  • Mar 17

    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.
  • Mar 17

    Meadows Film Festival

    Mt. Hood Meadows Film FestivalPresenting the fourth annual Meadows Film Festival, on Sunday, March 17th from 4 - 7 PM in the Vertical Restaurant & Sports Bar!

    It's a friendly competition to celebrate the beauty of our mountain, the talent of those who ski and ride here and the creativity of local film / video makers. The fourth annual Meadows Film Festival will showcase local talent - on the hill as well as behind the camera. We want your best effort depicting what experiencing this great mountain means to you, to your friends, to your family. As always, we'll have cash and prizes for the top finalists!

    Entertain us. Make us laugh. Make us cry. Thrill us. Most of all - have fun that's what this sport is all about. And always follow the rules of the Responsibility Code and Smart Style rules. Now - impress us!

    Submission rules, prizes and details coming soon.
  • Mar 22

    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.
  • Mar 23

    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.
  • Mar 23

    Spring Brew Fest

    Brew Fest at Mt. Hood MeadowsMt. Hood Meadows proudly presents the Spring Brew Fest! Soak in some sun on the deck and taste fantastic beers on Saturday, March 23rd from 12-5 PM at our Spring Brew Fest. Full Sail Brewery, Double Mountain Brewery, Widmer Brothers Brewing, Kona, pFriem, Everybody's Brewing, Laurelwood and Naked Winery will all be helping us celebrate the spring season! This event is open to anyone 21+ with a valid photo ID. A $10 entrance fee gets you a logoed glass mug and 4 chits, and additional chits can be purchased for $1 each.

    Cody Beebe and The Crooks will be providing live music. If the weather is not favorable, the Spring Brew Fest will take place in Vertical Restaurant.
  • Mar 23

    Aprés Ski Entertainment: Cody Beebe & The Crooks

    Cody Beebe & The CrooksBound by their collective roots in Central Washington and Washington State University, Cody Beebe & The Crooks began performing together in February of 2009 in Seattle, WA.  The band calls their music Roots Rock; some radio gurus have dubbed it Progressive Americana, and others have said “Steve Earle meets Pink Floyd.”  If their genre can’t be easily named, that says nothing of its approachability and timelessness.

    Cody Beebe & The Crooks will be playing during the Spring Brewfest.
  • Mar 24

    NW Ski & Snowboard Demo Tour

    NW Demo TourTest out the latest gear, for free, from Salomon, Volkl, Atomic, Dynastar, Armada, Never Summer, Icelantic, Blizzard, Nordica, Lib Tech, Gnu, K2, K2 Snowboards, Line and more at the NW Ski and Snowboard Demo Tour. There's no charge to demo, but a credit card and matching ID are required. Liability releases are also required, and for those under 18, a parent or legal guardian must be present to demo. Keep in mind that there are no boot demos.

    The NW Demo Tour will run from 9 AM - 1 PM. Pre-registration is now open in the High Performance Center, and guests may print their liability form and secure their credit card number as collateral for the demo event now through Sunday morning. Simply visit the HPC and ask one of our friendly techs for assistance. Guests may also register for the demo on the morning of the event in the HPC from 7:30-8:30 AM. Registration ends at 1 PM, and the last demo goes out at 2 PM. The event ends at 3 PM with a drawing at 3:30 PM for demo participants.

    Come out to demo all the manufacturers, all day for free!

  • Mar 24

    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.
  • Mar 25

    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 and snowboard lessons for students ages 4 – 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.
  • Mar 26

    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 and snowboard lessons for students ages 4 – 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.
  • Mar 27

    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 and snowboard lessons for students ages 4 – 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.
  • Mar 30

    Nike Snake and Hammers

    Nike Snake and Hammers Banked Slalom at Mt. Hood Meadows March 30, 2013Nike Snowboarding presents Snake & Hammers – A unique snowboarding competition designed to test a snowboarder’s all-around riding skills. The course combined the turns of traditional banked slalom with the features of a slopestyle event.

    Event results:

    Men's
    1st #35 49.52 Jeremy Nylund
    2nd #70 49.62 Jeremy Page
    3rd #56 50.02 Max Warbington

    Women's
    Ronda Shahin 55.28

    Best Trick
    Randy Seaton


    Nike Snake & Hammers course at Mt. Hood Meadows Ski Resort 

  • Mar 30

    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.
  • Mar 30

    Aprés Ski Entertainment: Left Coast Country

    Left Coast Country Left Coast Country are a "northwest bluegrass band based in Portland, OR; who deliver both high-energy original compositions and an authentic take on traditional sounds stemming from Bill Monroe to Towns van Zandt. The live Left Coast Country experience encompasses a varied display of hard driving melodies coupled with five part harmonizing vocals that appeals to a wide ranging audience."