Below you will find links to websites that club members have found useful in pursuing outdoor adventures. Please note that Cascades Mountaineers cannot specifically endorse any of these websites. Use your own best judgment to evaluate their information and offerings.

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    Central Oregon

Smith Rock State Park
Smith Rock -

Mountain Information

Summit Post - Oregon
Mt. Bachelor
Oregon Cascades Avalanche Center
Virtual Cascades

Web Cameras

Mountain Passes
Smith Rock State Park

Ski Mountaineering

Oregon Ski Mountaineering
Skiing the Cascade Volcanoes
Free Heel Press

Cross Country Skiing

Tumalo Langlauf Club
Central Oregon Nordic Club


Local Redmond-Bend
Current Smith Rock
Smith Rock Forecast
Oregon Climate Service
Current South Side Mt. Hood Climbing Conditions
Mt. Hood weather at 7,000ft


First Ascent (rock climbing)
Inclimb (rock climbing)
Timberline Mountain Guides
WyEast Nordic (telemark)

Bend Area Retail Stores

Redpoint Climbers Supply (Bend & Terrebonne)
Pine Mountain Sports (Bend)

Hiking & Backpacking

Hiking & Backpacking Oregon
Wildernet Oregon

Climbing Gyms


Topo Maps

Topo Zone
National Geographic Topo!
SuperTopo - Yosemite & Tuolumne climbing route topos

Online Instruction Information

Climbing Magazine's Rock Craft
Climbing Magazine's Ice Craft
Climbing Magazine's Tech Tips


Metolius (Bend)
Entre Prises
Stone Age Climbing (Bend)

    Northwest & Regional

Good Links Collections

Mazamas Links Page
THe Mountaineering Directory

Climbing Clubs

Mazamas (Portland)
The Mountaineers (Seattle)
Obsidians (Eugene)
Chemeketans (Salem)
Santiam Alpine Club (Salem / Wilsonville)
Oregon Mountaineering Association (Corvallis)
Ptarmigans (Vancouver, WA)
OSU Mountaineering Club (Corvallis)
Spokane Mountaineers (Spokane, WA)
Washington Alpine Club (Seattle, WA)
AAC – Oregon Section
Traditional Mountaineering

Mountain Climbing

Summit Post
Climbing Mt. Hood
Climbing Mt. Hood - South Side Route
Virtual Mt. Hood
Virtual Cascades
Virtual Cascades Tour
Cascade Climbers
Portland Mountain Rescue
Ski Mountaineer
Climbing Washington
NW Outdoor Guide
Climber's Guide

Rock Climbing

Squamish Climbing

Hiking & Backpacking

Pacific Crest Trail Association
The Lightweight Backpacker
Gorp Hiking
Washington Trails Association
The Blistered Foot (Ant Newman's Page)

Weather / Avalanche

Northwest Weather & Avalanche Center
NWS Wind Chill Chart
NOAA Winter Weather Awareness
The Avalanche Center

Retail Stores

REI (Eugene, Portland & Tualatin + Seattle Area)
Backcountry Gear Ltd. (Eugene)
Oregon Mountain Community (Portland)
Portland Outdoor Store (Portland)
Climb Max / Climb Axe (Portland)


American Alpine Institute (Bellingham, WA)
Alpine Ascents International (Seattle, WA)
NW Mountain School (Leavenworth, WA)
Rainier Mountaineering, Inc. (Paradise, WA)
Body Results, Outdoor Sports Strength & Conditioning

Web Cameras

Enchantments / Snow Creek Wall, WA
Mt. St. Helens, WA
Yosemite Valley, CA
Mt. Shasta, CA
Stevens Pass, WA
White Pass, WA

    National & Other Links

Backcountry Skiing

Off Piste
Telemark Tips
Shredder Link
Wild Snow

Mountain & Rock Climbing Info

North American Classic Climbs
Climber Online
The American Safe Climbing Association

Hiking & Backpacking

Hiking with Hilloah


US Weather
Windchill Chart


Outward Bound
Wilderness Education Association
Wilderness Medicine Institute
Exum Mountain Guides

Organizations /Associations

The American Alpine Club
The Access Fund
American Mountain Guides Association
Leave No Trace


Rock & Ice
Backpacker Magazine
National Geographic Adventurer