TRAVELING TO CAMP
Sunday is the usual travel day coming to camp. Our camp counselors are
at the Portland Airport from 10:30 AM to 2:00 PM to pick up campers.
Best arrival time is around noon. You can come on Saturday, which is a
"DAY EARLY" for an extra day of
skiing and to become acclimated to the altitude for an additional charge of
$160. Saturday arrivals
can be between 10:30 AM and 8:00 PM. If you arriving a day early,
please click the "day early arrival" check-box located at the bottom of the
summer dates and prices chart. **The "day early" arrival is
only available for the Spring and Summer sessions. You cannot arrive a day early
to any of our Fall or Winter sessions.
Adventure Travel Service is the official travel agent of Mt. Hood
Summer Ski Camps. For help call 1-530-554-4129 Monday through Friday 9
AM - 5 PM Pacific time.
Do not purchase tickets until you have received your confirmation. If
you must arrive or depart at a time different than everyone else, please
contact the camp office at 1-503-337-2230 for instructions.
Saturday is the departure day. First vans leave camp at 8:00 AM.
Schedule your flight home to depart Portland Airport between 10:30AM and
2:00PM. Special trips to the airport cost $120.
Camp costs for our summer sessions vary from $1,075 to $1,245 per week.
Camp costs increase above $1,245 once our base capacity
is maxed out. Included in the camp price: ground transfers, lodging,
meals, camp T-shirt, lift tickets, coaching, and video analysis. All afternoon
activities are free except white water rafting ($30) & paintball ($20).
Applications must include a $50 non-refundable deposit to reserve space for each session requested. If paying by check: fill out the application, print the results, and attach a $50 check (non-refundable deposit) for each session made payable to MHSSC.
HOW and WHEN do
I pay my balance due for my camp?
Balance due is one month before
YOUR arrival day. You can mail us a check for the balance due (made out to
PO Box 317
Government Camp, OR 97028
Or you can call the camp office (503-337-2230) and pay with a credit card.
We accept VISA/Mastercard/Discover card. We also accept American
Express but with a 3% surcharge added on. If you paid your camp deposit with
a credit card, you can request we charge the balance due on the same credit
Friday is the last ski day of each session. Saturday is the departure day. Schedule your flight home to depart Portland Airport between 10:30AM and 2:00PM
If your plane leaves before 10:30 AM, we must put you on a limousine to the airport. It costs about $120 extra. The cost can be shared if there is more than one.
|Phone numbers to use when camp is in|
|Camp office (503) 337-2230|
|Camp Dining Room (503) 337-2288|
|Camp Fax 1-888-580-4764|
LODGING and MEALS
Our camp fees include your stay at
The LODGES at SALMON
RIVER MEADOWS. Our main lodge has 6 sleeping rooms
for counselors and kids, ski room, wax room, and game room (including a
pool table, ping pong and foosball) in the basement, dining room and
kitchen serving the best camp food in the area. Our
new lodge has a meeting room, 7
sleeping rooms, a relaxing porch area and a basement rec area with video stations.
Campers have the option of upgrading their housing
to the Golden Poles Condos, located in the village of Government Camp. Meals are served
buffet style with a wide variety of choices as well as our
salad bar. Our 12 acre campus also has two trampolines, skate ramps,
basketball hoops, volleyball and tennis court and the only soccer field
on the mountain. Our location is at Wapinitia, 5 miles east of
Government Camp on US Highway 26.
For those campers staying more than one session, Saturdays
include sleeping in, doing laundry and opportunities to see more of Oregon.
We give the holdover campers various options such as going to Lloyd Center mall
in Portland (ice skating/movies/shopping), bowling, indoor rockclimbing or
sometimes we offer a trip to the Oregon coast. Saturday night dinners include
Mike's famous hand thrown pizza pies. Sundays are free ski days while
new campers are being picked up at the airport. An activity is planned
for each Sunday afternoon.
Mt. Hood Summer Ski Camps
P.O. Box 317
Government Camp, OR 97028
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