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ODOT Keeps Roads Safe

How can you make your trip to Timberline safe for you and others on the road? Do your research. TripCheck has roadcams at various points along Hwy 26 plus alerts with weather warnings. Adjust your speed to the road conditions. Be prepared for traffic on holidays and weekends. The Timberline parking lot fills up quickly […]Read More
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    Timberline Opening Day

    Timberline Opens! Timberline Lodge will have a limited season opening beginning Saturday, November 19th. Timberline is pleased to announce it will be opening Bruno’s Chair this weekend from 9am to 4pm. Weather permitting, Palmer Chair*, will also be open from 9am to 3pm. Stay tuned to the Timberline Lodge Conditions page for future operating times and lift schedule. […]Read More
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      Timberline Mountain Bike New Information

      Forest Service asks for public comments in favor of Bike Park Proposal Hello, I am contacting you as you have shown support for our lift-served Bike Park and Restoration project. We are asking for your help once again. As many of you are aware, the Bike Park proposal was approved in 2012 following 2 years […]Read More
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        Summer Snow Recap

        Timberline gives a hearty THANKS to everyone who came up to Palmer for summer snow training this year! What was accomplished at Timberline this summer: Consistent early openings Consistent early coach access (30 mins before) Short turn around times 15 Slalom runs by 11:00 Extended specialty terrain builds and support 110 training camps 36,136 people […]Read More
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          The Old Farmer’s Almanac Winter Weather Predictions

          La Niña Affects Meteorologists’ Winter Weather Predictions The Old Farmer’s Almanac is predicting above average snowfall for the Pacific Northwest for the upcoming winter season. The Old Farmers Almanac claims to have 80% accuracy in their forecasts, which are determined through the use of solar science, climatology, and meteorology. Meteorologist Chris Tomer has also released his 2016/2017 winter […]Read More
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            Palmer Opens April 2016!

            Timberline boasts the Northwest’s longest vertical terrain when Palmer opens. With the opening of the Palmer chairlift, which can be accessed at the top of the Magic Mile, Timberline Lodge opens up 3,690 vertical feet of terrain from the top of Palmer Glacier to the bottom of Still Creek Basin. This makes spring skiing and […]Read More
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              Palmer

              Why Isn’t Palmer Chairlift Open in the Winter? The Palmer Express chairlift gives Timberline the longest ski season in North America. We wish it was possible to maintain the Palmer Chair during the winter – but frequent and heavy winter storms coat the lift towers in thick snow and ice. These storms often have wind […]Read More
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                Mountain Operations

                  What It Takes to Maintain Timberline Ski Area Timberline Lodge and Ski Area is open for the better part of the year, 11 months, the only ski resort that offers year-round lift access in the US. Without snow-making equipment. How is this possible? Perhaps a better question to ask is, who makes this possible? […]Read More
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                  Snow Preservation Investments

                  The 2016 Freeskier Resort Guide has recognized Timberline as one of the Top Ten terrain park programs in the West. To keep it that way, Timberline has purchased two state-of-the-art PistenBully 400 ParkPro Snowcats. These are the first terrain park machines that Timberline has ever owned. They will be dedicated to the terrain parks all […]Read More
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