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Timberline Lodge Ski Area

Government Camp, OR
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Lake Elsinore, California
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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

We spent the whole day here. First we took the ski lift, which is slightly pricey($15 round trip) but worth it, views at the top are incredible, plus its fun to watch the skiiers and snowboarders in August. Then we had the lunch buffet in the lodge, which was worth every penny. To walk off our lunch, we walked a... More

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Canberra, Australia
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6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Beautiful pistes through the forest, keep away from the windswept areas. Possibly to ski trees but hidden ridges in the snow mean you have to be wary. Stay at Government camp in an apartment for families or splurge and stay on snow in the Lodge, a 1930s New Deal wooden wonder.

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Rochester, Minnesota
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217 reviews 217 reviews
68 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Take the Magic Mile Sky Ride up - around $15. The lodge offers interior tours also. Definitely worth the drive up Mt. Hood. Active skiing going on even in August. Delightful afternoon and beautiful views.

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22 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This is an easy drive during the summer to go visit the Lodge on Mount Hood. It has a spectacular old lodge and the hiking is great. You can ski/snowboard there all year, too. But be sure to go for the brunch which is nicely priced and had delicious selections!

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34 reviews 34 reviews
21 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Beautiful spot to look at Mt Hood. The chairs behind the lodge, if you look close you can see the summer skiers up on the mountain. Only downside is the abundance of people and the full parking lot.

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Apopka, Florida
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284 reviews 284 reviews
175 attraction reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

The lodge is really cool but the dining is very costly. It is located at the top of Mt. Hood where all the skiers go. We were here on the 1st of June and snow was still laying nearby. I am not impressed with Mt. Hood once you get nearer to it. Great pics from afar.

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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Great road going up to Mt Hood. Busy with summer ski camps. Inside main lounge in lodge is beautiful with high ceilings and wall high fireplace. Outside chairs great place to sit and look up and try and spot skiers way up on Hood. I would recommend getting a drink or coffee and doing this for a half hour when... More

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Bethel, Ohio
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6 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

This is a 'must visit' if you are into historic lodges. It has a small museum and short film that explains the development in the mid -1930's of the lodge. Local workmen and women constructed from local timber and supplies: the lodge, its furniture, art for about 90 cents an hour under a Depression era public works program. The murals,... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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110 reviews 110 reviews
20 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Beautiful drive up to Timberline in June. If you're expecting a quite secluded mountain lodge, you'll be surprised to find it surrounded by skiing and snowboarding, so lots of cars, etc. It is really beautiful though, with neat exhibits about the WPA folks who built it. If you want to stay here, plan a year ahead.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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7 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Stunning in everyway! The skiing was fantastic, the food, the service, the views, the everything...just amazing!

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