Archive | July, 2008

the view from the dome, Mount St. Helens, Mt Rainier, Mt. Adams

A day on the Snow Dome

The North side of Mt Hood continues to hold good skiing. My buddy Dave and I made it out for a Snow Dome tour last week and the snow was perfect. Sitting in the middle of Hood’s north side, the Snow Dome is favorite summer ski tour, but by late July it is often less than ideal. Well, this year… Read More

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Mt Adams and the SW Chutes - J Rooper Photo

Mt Adams SW Chutes Ski

Well, just before the Cold Springs fire closed access to Mt Adams’ south side, our buddy Jeremy Rooper from the Mountain Shop in Portland, OR skied the classic SW chute route on Mt Adams. In his 24 hour jaunt he managed to scoot into the Adams Glacier for a look too. Here is what he has to say about conditions… Read More

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