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Make the Most of the Snow: 5 Excellent Tubing Adventures in the U.S.

Shermans Travel | Posted 02.05.2015 | Travel
Shermans Travel

Tubing has become a winter phenomenon in its own right, with resorts dedicating ample mountainside real estate to the pastime. From 1,000-foot-long runs to a custom-built snow tube jump, air time is practically guaranteed at these five thrilling snow tubing spots.

2 Injured Climbers Airlifted Off Mt. Hood, Rescue Officials Say

AP | Posted 02.01.2015 | Crime

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon National Guard helicopter has airlifted two climbers off Mount Hood after the two were injured in a fall, rescue off...

New Jersey Priest Dies In Mountain-Climbing Accident

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 05.16.2014 | Religion

Robert Cormier, an adventurous Catholic priest from New Jersey, is mourned by his congregation this week. The beloved pastor of St. Patrick and Assump...

Searchers Carry Body Down From Mount Hood

AP | Posted 08.30.2013 | Crime

PORTLAND, Ore. — Searchers carried a body down Mount Hood Sunday from the glacier where it was spotted by a helicopter crew looking for a missin...

Rescuers Retrieves Body Of Friend Who Fell 1,000 Feet To His Death

AP | Posted 06.15.2012 | Green

OREGON CITY, Ore. -- A man climbing alone who died early Thursday after falling about 1,000 feet on the south side of Mount Hood was an experienced mo...

Oregon Climber Reported Dead In Mount Hood Fall

AP | TIM FOUGHT | Posted 04.08.2012 | Green

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Search and rescue teams on Tuesday found the body of an experienced mountaineer who apparently died in a severe fall during ic...

HuffPost Guides: Mt. Hood

The Huffington Post | Blake Guthrie | Posted 01.05.2012 | Travel

Mt. Hood Skibowl in Oregon is a popular destination for skiers and snowboarders. As part of a series on ski resorts, Huffington Post Travel offers our...

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Authorities Search Oregon Park for Missing Woman

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 12.10.2011 | Crime

Officers from several Oregon law enforcement agencies have joined the search for Lidiya Dmitriyevna Russu, a 47-year-old woman whose vehicle was found...

Hiker Survived Forest After 50-Foot Fall By Eating Bugs, Using Moss For Warmth

AP | Posted 10.09.2011 | Green

PORTLAND, Ore. (Associated Press)-- An Oregon hiker who survived a 50-foot fall, broken bones and three nights in a national forest says a strong driv...

New Quarters: National Parks, Forest On 5 New Designs Unveiled By US Mint

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON (AP)-- The U.S. Mint has unveiled design of new quarters featuring four national parks and a national forest. Interior Secretary Ken Sal...

3 climbers Reported missing on Oregon's Mount Hood

AP | WILLIAM McCALL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

PORTLAND, Ore. — Crews on Saturday found the body of a climber missing on Oregon's Mount Hood but two others were still missing more than a day ...