Government Camp Conditions
Government Camp Winter Cross Country Ski & Snowshoe Trails
Conditions and Grooming Report
Sat, Feb 25, 2017 277th Report of the Season - 8:30
Great snow conditions continue on a 5-6+ foot base.
The best xc skiing on groomed trails is at Teacup Lake and Meadows Nordic Center.
The Forest Service has locked the snow gates at Westleg and Trillium for the winter.
SnoParks are required in all winter parking areas.
Check www.tripcheck.com for current highway cameras and conditions.
December and January snow with cold temperatures left 3-6+ feet on the ground. New snow earlier this week has left a great snow surface. XC skiers and snowshoers can expect to improve existing tracks over the weekend. A machine set xc ski track was set around Trillium Lake Sat am.
- Weather: blue sky poking through high clouds
- Temperature: 21
- Average New Snow: trace in the last 24 hrs fell over the several inches of new snow earlier this week
- Average Accumulation: 4-6 feet in some areas, more or less in others
Trillium Lake Trails
Cross country and snowshoe trails. A portion of this area is open (but not recommended) for snowmobiling).
Dogs are allowed. The Forest Service asks that you ski with your dog on a leash on the main Trillium Lake Loop and in all SnoParks.
Government Camp Trails
Cross Country Skiing and Snowshoe Trails that encircle the community and connect to the Trillium Lake Snow Trail System. Dogs are allowed but need to be leashed in SnoParks and throughout the community.
Mt. Hood Meadows Nordic Center Trails
Up to 15 km of groomed trails for classic cross country skiing and skating. The Nordic Center (located at the east end of the Hood River Meadow SnoPark offers rentals, lessons and trail passes.
Dogs, snowshoeing and walking are not allowed on the groomed ski trails.
Tea Cup Lake Nordic Center Trails
Up to 20 km of trails groomed for skating and classic xc skiing. There is also a day use shelter and two covered restrooms.
Dogs, snowshoeing and walking are prohibited on the groomed trails.
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