Road Trip: Parkdale and Odell

Rumor has it that there’s more to the east side of Mt. Hood than awesome downhill skiing. Upon investigation, we can now confirm that it’s true. Here are some fun spots along Highway 35. Pow For an alternative to alpine skiing and boarding, take a Nordic tour through the snowy woods on Mt. Hood. Ski…



The name Parkdale describes this small community beautifully.

As the terminus for the Mt. Hood Railroad (carrying produce to market since 1906), Parkdale is situated among the fruit orchards of the Columbia River Gorge against the backdrop of majestic Mt. Hood. It’s also home to the romantic Old Parkdale Inn Bed and Breakfast, whose grounds are designated a Certified Wildlife Habitat by the National Wildlife Federation, as well as a brewery with an unforgettable view.

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