• Santiam Pass Ski Lodge Shapes Up

    Posted on in category Positive NewstaggedConservation , Endangered Places , Oregon , Santiam , Travel

    The historic Santiam Ski Lodge is getting a glow up! Read more about the transformation here.


    Listed as one of Oregon’s Most Endangered Places, the 1940s lodge renovation is well underway

    Located just west of the Hoodoo Ski Bowl at Santiam Pass, the historic Santiam Pass Ski Lodge is garnering the attention it deserves. Built by the Civilian Conservation Corps from July 1939 to February 1940, the lodge has stood empty and deserted since 1986, except for some periodic maintenance by the U.S. Forest Service and wandering rodents. But restoration efforts now underway are breathing new life into the structure, which is listed on the Federal Register of Historic Places and which Restore…