That’s right, the annual Pre Season Nordic Fest is almost upon us once again! Come hang out at the Mountain Shop Saturday and Sunday to celebrate all things Nordic.Peruse the areas various Nordic clubs. Brush up on your hard skills in a clinic. Taste the finest Nordic foods. Enjoy presentations from the likes of various athletes and ambassadors. Get your skis checked on our snazzy lighted flex box and more! Schedule of this years festival is coming soon!
The seasons are changing and snow is starting to fall in the high country. As a photographer the highlight of this transition is the brilliant color of the fall foliage and looking for fall color influences where I choose to hike at this time of year. The fall colors usually peak in Oregon from mid October through November, depending on location. The season starts earlier at higher elevation, so that is where I start to explore first. Where to Go: The color peak for a given location usually lasts around two weeks. At the start of the season I usually… Read More »
The merry crew here at the Mountain Shop is seeking to expand! We are hiring for seasonal cashiers, shop technicians and rental technicians. Experience is key but so is passion! We are seeking future team members with a genuine enthusiasm for the outdoors and for providing others with the advice, guidance and answers to help get them out and active. If you or someone you know sounds perfect for this crew, we want to hear from you! Please send your resume to email@example.com with ‘SHOP EMPLOYEE’ in the subject line.
PNW born and raised, Brooke Jackson recently moved to Portland and has now joined the Mountain Shop team. Whether it’s climbing, running, biking, hiking or any other sport – she does it! Brooke spent the last two years working in Thailand, studying yoga in Bali, trekking thru Nepal and lastly traveling throughout North America as an Adventure Tour Guide. Her passions are in helping encourage and educated others to be confident and responsible while in the outdoors. This can be seen through her photography and writing which emphasizes landscapes rarely seen and the struggle to achieve those views. Being the… Read More »