Stunning views of Mt. Adams and the Hood River Valley surround this newly furnished contemporary home! Features beautiful sunny open plan amid gardens on 5 acres along a wooded road on the 'Fruit Loop'.
Our beautifully designed Great Room with cathedral ceiling offers a spectacular view and is equipped with a state of the art plasma TV system with Surround Sound and a gated wood stove area. Modern, well-appointed kitchen for the food enthusiast and dining area that seats 10. Two newly refinished decks (1 sun, 1 shade) with two-person hot tub on the upper deck overlooking the valley and Mt. Adams.
We have a spacious master bedroom and a cozy reading loft. For families with children we have a large, airy rec room equipped with ping-pong, air hockey, sofa-bed, second TV center, wood stove and a balcony . WiFi throughout and office equipped with two desks and hardwired high-speed internet keep you in the loop.
Twelve minutes from downtown Hood River offering great shopping, food and wine-tasting as well as renowned wind surfing and kiteboarding on the Columbia. There are over ten wineries in the vicinity. The famous Timberline Lodge with year round glacier skiing is a 40-minute drive. Mountain biking and hiking trails just up the road. Twenty minutes to Tea Cup Cross-country ski area. Mt. Hood Meadows Ski resort is just 25 minutes away.
The Columbia River Gorge, with its mountains and rivers, offers the vacationer and recreation enthusiast the opportunity to windsurf, mountain bike, kayak, golf, ski, hike, fish, or just relax in the unhurried pace of a natural paradise. Historic buildings line the beautifully scenic streets of downtown Hood River, with a bustling shopping district featuring boutiques, designer shops, outdoor adventure gear outfitters, antique shops, art galleries and no less than 30 restaurants.
There are many orchards and vineyards in Hood River. The Hood River Valley is known for its luscious apples, pears, cherries, peaches and other fruits, and for the view of the majestic snowcapped peak of Mt. Hood. People from all over Oregon make an annual trek in the fall to the many farm stands to stock up on fresh apples and pears. Other produce is available, and varies by season. The award-winning Hood River Vineyards is located on a hillside overlooking the Hood River Valley. Their tasting room features traditional wines, and fruit liqueurs.
The Columbia River Gorge, with its magnificent views make this a dream spot for a destination wedding.
Wind surfing capital of the world is Hood River's latest distinction. The winds from the Columbia River Gorge, best during the middle of the day, create ideal conditions for riding the waves. To enjoy the view of "boardheads" at play, drive to the Columbia Gorge Sailpark or follow Second Street to the waterfront.
The Mt. Hood region and its more than sixty miles of forested mountains, 77 waterfalls and myriad lakes and streams are a rip-roaring mecca for outdoor adventure. The mountain is home to four ski areas and offers the country's only year-round skiing and snowboarding.