From all around our region, Mount Hood sits on the horizon like a tantalizing gem. Who hasn’t dreamed of climbing it? In fact, people come from around world to do just that. But as Oregonians, we’re lucky enough to have it in our own back yard. Tonight, Jule Gilfillan explores the history, challenges and rewards of climbing our highest peak.


Mount Hood Climbing Resources
The Crag Rats
Portland Mountain Rescue
American Medical Response
Mountain Wave Search & Rescue