Mt. Hood Meadows Day 1 - The Good Life Pacific Northwest

A lone snowboarder rides up the mountain through the fog - ©Liam Doran

A lone snowboarder rides up the mountain through the fog
Copyright: Liam Doran

A lone snowboarder rides up the mountain through the fog - ©Liam Doran
Sums up the day. Cold, wet and windy, but there was still some powder to be had. - ©Liam Doran

Sums up the day. Cold, wet and windy, but there was still some powder to be had.
Copyright: Liam Doran

Sums up the day. Cold, wet and windy, but there was still some powder to be had. - ©Liam Doran
Powder turns at Mt. Hood Meadows. - ©Liam Doran

Powder turns at Mt. Hood Meadows.
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Powder turns at Mt. Hood Meadows. - ©Liam Doran
We picked him up along the way. - ©Liam Doran

We picked him up along the way.
Copyright: Liam Doran

We picked him up along the way. - ©Liam Doran
Getting after it at Mt. Hood Meadows - ©Liam Doran

Getting after it at Mt. Hood Meadows
Copyright: Liam Doran

Getting after it at Mt. Hood Meadows - ©Liam Doran
Bearded trees stand stoic shellacked in an icy mist - ©Liam Doran

Bearded trees stand stoic shellacked in an icy mist
Copyright: Liam Doran

Bearded trees stand stoic shellacked in an icy mist - ©Liam Doran
Taking time to set up the shot - ©Liam Doran

Taking time to set up the shot
Copyright: Liam Doran

Taking time to set up the shot - ©Liam Doran
The Heather lift hasn't run yet this season, but when it does locals will be lining up for first tracks in Heather Canyon - ©Liam Doran

The Heather lift hasn't run yet this season, but when it does locals will be lining up for first tracks in Heather Canyon
Copyright: Liam Doran

The Heather lift hasn't run yet this season, but when it does locals will be lining up for first tracks in Heather Canyon - ©Liam Doran
Fish tacos for lunch at Alpenstube  - ©Liam Doran

Fish tacos for lunch at Alpenstube
Copyright: Liam Doran

Fish tacos for lunch at Alpenstube  - ©Liam Doran
Mike sets up a shot during filming at Mt. Hood Meadows - ©Liam Doran

Mike sets up a shot during filming at Mt. Hood Meadows
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Mike sets up a shot during filming at Mt. Hood Meadows - ©Liam Doran
Riding at Mt. Hood Meadows - ©Liam Doran

Riding at Mt. Hood Meadows
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Riding at Mt. Hood Meadows - ©Liam Doran
It was a cold, rainy and snowy day at Mt. Hood Meadows. - ©Liam Doran

It was a cold, rainy and snowy day at Mt. Hood Meadows.
Copyright: Liam Doran

It was a cold, rainy and snowy day at Mt. Hood Meadows. - ©Liam Doran
By noon the powder had settled as a light rain and snow mix fell across the lower mountain.  - ©Liam Doran

By noon the powder had settled as a light rain and snow mix fell across the lower mountain.
Copyright: Liam Doran

By noon the powder had settled as a light rain and snow mix fell across the lower mountain.  - ©Liam Doran
After a long day of skiing the team headed to the bar for a local brew - ©Liam Doran

After a long day of skiing the team headed to the bar for a local brew
Copyright: Liam Doran

After a long day of skiing the team headed to the bar for a local brew - ©Liam Doran

Resort: Mt. Hood Meadows