Wishing for Snow?

Photo courtesy of Jen Bauer

Believe it or not, the end of summer is quickly approaching. Don’t get us wrong, we love the summer months as a time to get out and enjoy snowless activities (yes, the Tubbs crew enjoy other active endeavors!), but the end of the warm months leave a lot of us wishing for an early snow. Read More

Mt. Hood, the land of snow!

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Susie, Trail Walking Ambassador

Off we go again to Mt. Hood. We decided to hit the Barlow Trail once again (5 miles past Government Camp off to the right). You know once you find a trail that is new; the adventure begins…so so much to discover. And-bonus-it’s a new day, new weather pattern Read More

Barlow Trail

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Susie, Trail Walking Ambassador

Off we go, Snowshoe Laurie and Susie on a new adventure.  Love the days we just head to the mountain and turn off as the Mt. Hood Mountain vibe leads.  Today we land on the Barlow Trail (5 miles past Government camp portion).

The trail has a nice gradual uphill; Read More

Snow Magic!

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Susie, Trail Walking Ambassadors

Now here’s how to start our day of Snow Magic!  The Resort on the Mountain (Welches, OR) makes one of the best bloody Mary’s I’ve ever had….we’re celebrating Kirby getting her first pair of Tubbs Snowshoes from Ol’ St. Nick (well her awesome sons and husband helped out).

See the Read More

Mt. Hood Has Snow!

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Susie, Trail Walking Ambassador

Yahoo, we hit the snow Mt. Hood here we come, with holiday cheers still in the air!  If you’re looking for a beautiful 2-3 hour trek, head to Trillium Lake Loop (near Government Camp). It’s about 3+ miles from parking lot and around. A bit of down hill getting started and then Read More

Hoping, praying, and waiting to hit the mountain!

Susie, Trail Walking Ambassador

Hoping, praying, and waiting to hit the mountain! Team Snow Wonder is heading for our first snowshoe trip of the season.

Mt. Hood, Oregon is looking white and ready for all us Tubbs Snowshoe groupies. Time for us to find our mittens and boots and head for the hills!

Ambassador Profile: Susie

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Where do you live?
Beavercreek, OR

Top 3 things we should know about you?

Mom/Gramma who loves to hang in the hills with family and friends/SNOW LOVER
Child/Adult Swim Survival Instructor
Just home from walking the El Camino de Santiago in Spain!  Wowzers
*Bonus – Have begun my Christmas background music as we speak!
**Bonus – My guestroom is all Winter Read More

Pretty Purple Snowshoes

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Well, shoot! Had my snowshoe hopes up for today. Not sure why I thought today was my SNOWSHOE coming out party but I felt drawn to the mountain…………so here I sit pondering and watching the web cam! What to do, what to do? I make my list and check it twice I suppose. Yes, I Read More

Snow Gamma

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-Susie B.

Trail Walking Ambassador

 

Let’s just say I’m the one as a downhill skier that was thrilled to see long lift lines!  Why?

I love snow.  I love people who love snow.  I love sharing the experience of a frozen waterfall, a butterfly offering to be our escort, or the one magical moment a bird Read More