Little John Sno Park

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

This is a shared use area. Information board, warming shelter and a vault toilet are available.

Safety Note: Snow play hill is limited to inner tubes and sliding discs only. No sleds, toboggans, snowboards, skis, snowmobiles, ect. Please read safety information posted on the information board at the snow play hill. Many serious injuries occur here due to unsafe behavior.

Room for 40 vehicles. Trailer parking OK.


Here are some guidelines to ensure you have a safe and enjoyable time exploring the Sno Park:

  • Adult supervision is recommended at all times.
  • Children under 12 should wear helmets when enjoying winter sports
  • Only one tube on a run at a time


At a Glance

Current Conditions: As of 3/9/2018 6 inches of snow Tubes and plastic sleds only allowed on hill, No runner sleds. We recommend adult supervision at all times.
- That children under 12 should wear helmets
- And that there is only one tube on a run at a time
Snow surface conditions can vary and may not be ideal or safe for tubing. Please use appropriate caution and judgement.
Permit Info: Sno-park permit required in the winter.
Open Season: November
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Only tubes or plastic sleds allowed on hill. Snow mobiles, wooden runner sleds,or snow boards are not allowed on tube hill.`
Closest Towns: Hood River, OR
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Hood River Ranger District

General Information

Directions: 30 miles south of Hood River on Oregon Highway 35.

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