The North Face Couloir is in a true north facing cirque like Eliot Headwall on Mt. Hood. Usually the North Face Couloir is as snow climb, but during the right conditions, you will find multiple pitches of ice.
|Driving Distance from Portland||190 miles|
|Driving Time from Portland||4 hours|
|Expected Duration||Car to car in two or more days|
|Relevant Books||Oregon Highby Jeff Thomas Climbers Guide to the Cascade Volcanoes by Jeff Smoot|
|Relevant Maps||On the Mazama Climbing and Hiking map page <href="http: maps.google.com="" maps?f="q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=mt+hood&sll=44.674285,-121.798955&sspn=0.018707,0.04549&t=p&ie=UTF8&ll=45.373825,-121.695642&spn=0.01851,0.045233&z=15&iwloc=addr"" title="Google maps">Google maps</href="http:>|
|Awards Qualified||16 Major NW Peaks, Seven Oregon Cascades Peaks|