• Mt. Hood Outdoor Academy is the perfect next step for any rider that wants to learn how to ride trails. We love recommending our guests to all things Ski Bowl.

    Michael Whitesel
    Michael Whitesel co-owner, The Lumberyard
  • I love working with the staff at Ski Bowl. They are first rate riders and excellent instructors. If you can't get to me, go to them.

    Simon Lawton Founder, Fluidride.com
  • The skills park is super fun! I love the jumps and it's a great place to practice your berm turns.

    Wyatt Heidelberg 9 year old bike rider/racer
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Latest News

Bike Learning Center (BLC) is OPEN! Mt. Hood Skibowl is one of the founding fathers of lift assist mountain biking and is proud to announce the opening The BLC is the only conveyor assisted skills area in the country. With top notch instructors, multiple lines in which incorporate berm turns, jumps and north shore riding, the BLC is the premier place to learn how to mountain bike or just to ride the tracks. With course design by Blake McCoy and a world class trail crew, the BLC is the place to ride in Oregon. Call 503.272.0146 for more information and lesson reservation.


Mt. Hood Bike Park at Ski bowl is a progressive riding environment from base to peak. The Academy Skills Park is located at the base of the mountain so students, especially those in a group environment, can learn and ride together.