Mount Hood exposes one to some of the most spectacular views in the Northwest, as the truly stunning and sublime Oregon countryside stretches out beneath, all the way to the state capital city of Portland. The mountain is also visible from the city, meaning there are epic and awesome views of the mountain and from the mountain at all times.
Best time to visit
June-September, when the weather is warmest
How to get there
Fly to Portland, and then a 2-hour drive from Portland to Mt. Hood
Cold all-year-round, with June-September the only months where daytime temperatures average more than 0 degrees celsius