Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Mt. Hood Meadows

Planning a ski trip to Mt. Hood Meadows? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Mt. Hood Meadows stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Mt. Hood Meadows review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.

Overall Rating: 3.8

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.5
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 54
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.4
  • Nightlife
  • 2.5

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 18%
  • Beginner
  • 16%
  • Families
  • 23%
  • Intermediate
  • 20%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 16%
  • Advanced
  • 25%

Helpful Highlights:

Great area. Lots of varied terrain, with Eastern exposure for lighter(by NW standards) snow than the rest of Hood. It gets very busy at times but I can al...

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  • 2

    Check out Ski Bowl first!

    by OregonLAN - 9th December 2009

    Pros: Nice clean lodge, lots of parking

    Cons: Price, costs as much as Bachelor with half the skiable acres and poor conditions.

    Mt. Hood Meadows use to be my favorite ski resort on Mt Hood. It’s a little further away from Portland than the other resorts, but the extra lifts and longe... Full review

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  • 4

    Beautiful Mountain

    by elmo - 24th November 2009

    Pros: tree skiing, fun runs

    Cons: busy on weekends

    It has been a great year so far! Looking forward to Heather Canyon opening! Lots of great tree skiing and rock launching!... Full review

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  • 2

    The good, the bad, and the ugly.

    by joshuaa - 21st November 2009

    Pros: usually more snow earlier in the season

    Cons: price, as much as the nice parks in colorado. They think they are all that.

    I wouldnt bring my kids here. (couldn't afford it anyway) Prices are way too high for what you get. Seems like everytime I give it one more try, I'm even mo... Full review

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  • 1

    Too bad - it could be good. It's not

    by mtjana - 11th November 2009

    Pros: Close to Portland

    Cons: Crowded lines, short and very crowded runs, poor facilities, DANGEROUS

    I see Meadows as a missed opportunity: What it could be is a good hill. However, the mountain is so full of problems that the result is less than average. ... Full review

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  • 2

    good terrain, poor attitude

    by jwk305 - 11th September 2009

    Pros: 2777'vertical, heather etc, 1-5 bowls

    Cons: poor lifties, lines, closing old fun runs, cafeteria service

    Have skiied the Meadows since mid-70's, my kids raced there. I am expert skier, was a lot more fun to ski until about 3 years ago, congestion at lifts, po... Full review

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  • 2

    goodbye meadows

    by sms - 14th July 2009

    Pros: terrain

    Cons: customer service

    next season will be the first in years that i will not purchase a season pass. the lift lines in 08/09 were totally mismanaged. the staff seemed untraine... Full review

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