The Mt. Hood National Forest is currently closed to public access, including all campgrounds, day use areas, trails, boat ramps, and more. Forest Service roads are closed to the public across the Mt. Hood National Forest unless you are vacating the Forest


White River West Sno-Park


Large parking area covered in snow.

Provides access to un-groomed backcountry ski trails. Parking has space for 200 vehicles. Trailer parking available.

Visitors please use caution when sledding on a low snowpack year, be aware of exposed rocks and other obstacles.When choosing an area to sled make sure you are well away from the river.

Two vault toilets covered in snow.

At a Glance

Permit Info: State of Oregon Sno-Park permit required November 1 through April 30.
Open Season: November
Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns: Government Camp, OR
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (3)
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Hood River Ranger District

General Information


White River West Sno Park is located on Oregon Highway 35 approximately 4 miles north of US Highway 26.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Winter Sports

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XC Skiing/Snowshoeing

Access to un-groomed backcountry ski trails.
Areas & Activities


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