Visiting Oregon: Timberline Lodge

Aerial shots of Timberline were used in the opening scene of the 1980 movie “The Shining” which is based on the Stephen King thrilling novel. The Timberline lodge in The Shining movie has made it all the more popular.

For further information and additional details about timberline skiing, timberline discounts, timberline events, timberline lodge hours and Timberline Lodge rates, please log on to the official website. Timberline Lodge reservations can also be done on-line.

Timberline Lodge directions:

Timberline Lodge in Oregon takes a little over an hour to reach if you plan to drive there from Portland. There are many ways to arrive at the Timberline Lodge, such as –

Air Travel – The nearest airport to Timberline Lodge is the Portland Airport; from the airport make your way to I-205 South, then to I-84 East (The Dalles exit). From there go to exit 16 or “ Wood Village” and take a right at the stop sign on to 238th. Then follow 238th to Burnside, it takes approximately three miles to get there. Next take a left on Burnside (U-Haul rentals on the corner) until it turns into highway 26 East at the Newport Bay restaurant.

Then follow highway 26 to the Timberline Road turn-off which is around 40 miles. Make your way through the towns of Sandy, Rhododendron and Welches; take a left on the Timberline access road and follow the road to Timberline road (approximately 6 miles). Hotel guests may proceed to the upper parking lot in front of the main lodge.

Via Road Transportation & Shuttle – Guests also have the liberty of taking a carpool to Timberline Lodge with Carpool Match NW, which helps you navigate easily to the ski area.  There are also shuttle services which go up to the mountains and are open for service throughout the week. For further information on timings and …

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