Users' questions

Does Government Camp have snow?

Does Government Camp have snow?

For most of winter, Government Camp has at least ten inches of snow accumulated on the ground. The snowpack tops 20 inches for an average of 88 days annually. The buildup of snow to over 20 inches deep occurs periodically from November to May.

What highway is Government Camp on?

Directions: From Sandy, OR – travel east on US Highway 26 to the Timberline Road junction.

Does Government Camp have snow in April?

In Government Camp, Oregon, in April, during 11.2 snowfall days, 11.5″ (292mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

Where is the snow on Mt Hood?

Snow reports for resorts near Mt Hood Meadows

Resort Timberline Issued: yesterday 3.1 miles away Mt Hood Ski Bowl Issued: yesterday 5.6 miles away
Snow Depth Upper Lower 98.0 in 98.0 in Upper Lower 55.9 in 46.1 in
Piste Packed Powder Machine Groomed
Off Piste
Piste State

Can I park overnight in Government Camp?

The one in government camp across from the Timberline Road allows overnight parking, or at least, I’ve left my car there for a couple of days without any problem. People have gotton towed parking overnight at Meadows.

Is it safe to drive to Mt Hood?

1. Re: Is it dangerous – driving to Mt Hood? It’s not particularly dangerous, but you should definitely have a set of tire chains in the trunk.

Can you swim in Trillium Lake?

Recreation: Boating, swimming and fishing are popular on 63-acre Trillium Lake. A small boat ramp is available within the campground and a larger ramp is available in the nearby day-use area. An accessible fishing pier is also available.

Do tire socks count as chains?

When regions invoke snow chain laws – a common precautionary measure during inclement weather – tire socks are generally not considered a legal equivalent to snow chains.

Do you need snow chains with a 4×4?

Do 4 wheel drive trucks need snow chains? Yes, 4-wheel drives will require snow chain tires if the snow requirement stipulates that. If you have snow tread tires on all 4 wheels you will not be required to fit snow chains unless the conditions are bad enough.