The SpaceSleeps 7 with 4 bedrooms (1 King, 1 Queen, 2 Twins and 1 Twin) and 2 large full bathrooms. The kitchen has just been remodeled and is equipped with all you'll need! Relax by the wood burning stove or the fireplace downstairs. This is a split level cabin, with the kitchen, eating area, master bedroom and bathroom upstairs and the living room, 3 bedrooms, the 2nd bathroom, utility room downstairs. It is very interconnected and open, yet offers privacy for everyone.
In the summer: Blueberries (neighbors have U-pick), Raspberries, Cherries galore.
In the fall: Apples and Pears, Wine harvest
Winter: Skiing and Snow Boarding!
WiFi, DVD, stereo, pet friendly.
2 miles from Parkdale (Brew Pub, Groceries, BBQ, Museum, Ice Cream), 30 minutes from Mount Hood Meadows Ski Resort, 20 minutes to Hood River, 6 miles to fantastic swimming and fishing at Laurance Lake.
Outdoor adventures year-long. Guest AccessGuests will have access to the entire house. A code to the lockbox is given upon booking confirmation. Check-in is at 4 pm and check-out is by 12 pm. Interaction with GuestsWe will not be on the property, but will always be reachable by phone. We live in Portland, so we are approx. 90 minutes away. We do have several local contacts who can assist with immediate emergencies. The NeighborhoodWith monumental Mount Hood anchoring the views of this remarkable natural setting, the Mt. Hood region forms one of the most beautiful areas in the United States. With forested mountains, waterfalls, lakes and streams you will find plenty of outdoor adventure. Mt. Hood is home to 4 ski areas and offers the country's only year-round skiing and snowboarding at Timberline. Timberline Lodge is a National Historic Landmark and is a perfect 1/2 day trip from Parkdale.
Parkdale is at the heart of the Upper Valley, where orchards meet forests and the double mountain view can leave one breathless. It is the ideal location for those wanting to hike, mountain bike, road bike, swim, fish or take advantage of the alpine and nordic ski areas.
Parkdale is the end stop to the historic Mt. Hood Railroad, so book a family ride on this scenic tour through the apple, pear and cherry orchards! Or take the famous Fruit Loop Drive and take in miles of local fruit stands, wineries, lavender farms, all in the foreground of Mt. Hood.
Just 20 minutes north of Parkdale is Hood River and the Columbia River Gorge, an incredible playground for the most demanding recreation enthusiast. Hood River has become the kitesurfing/windsurfing epicenter of North America and it is always buzzing on the shoreline of the Columbia. Whether it is to windsurf, mountain bike, kayak, golf, ski, hike, fish, or just relax in the unhurried pace of this historic town, you will fall in love with Hood River. The bustling shopping district is lined with brick, historic buildings. Boutiques, breweries, ice cream, coffee shops, outdoor outfitters, antique shops, art galleries and a fantastic selection of restaurants will leave you wanting for nothing! Getting AroundA car is necessary! Plenty of parking on the property. Portland is 1.5 hours away. Snow tires are necessary in winter months. Other Things to NoteWe have had this property listed on another popular vacation rental site - and have plenty of reviews there. If you are interested, please take a look and read what other guests have written!