Take a ride on the Spring/Summer Train, Easter Train, Christmas Train, and more
Ride the Mt. Hood Railroad All Year
All aboard! Built in 1906, The Mount Hood Railroad is an iconic, family-friendly scenic railway in beautiful Hood River, Oregon. Recently acquired by The Fruit Company®, it continues to provide memorable tours, including scenic train rides, rail-bike adventures and specialty excursions through stunning forests, rushing rivers, and fruit-filled orchards. The railway has been committed to preserving the heritage of rail travel and providing exceptional customer service. The Mount Hood Railroad is a must-visit destination for train enthusiasts, families, and nature lovers of all ages.
Adventure enthusiasts can now uniquely experience the splendor of the Hood River Valley along a scenic stretch of railroad track. Our railbikes allow you and a friend to pedal or e-assist from the Columbia River up through forests, over bridges, waterfalls, and into the fertile orchards of the Hood River Valley. The journey culminates with a visit to The Fruit Company®’s Orchard Gift Shop and Heritage Museum, where you’ll sample delicious fruit and explore the history of this incredible place.
Get into the holiday spirit with the Mt. Hood Railroad’s Christmas Train! This beloved holiday adventure takes passengers on a scenic journey through the beautiful Hood River Valley, passing snow-capped mountains and rolling hillsides. Along the way, guests can enjoy hot cocoa and cookies while listening to holiday music and stories. The ride’s highlight is a visit from Santa Claus, who comes aboard to greet the children and pass out special gifts. The Mount Hood Railroad’s Christmas Train is a delightful way to celebrate the season and create lasting memories with loved ones.
The Mount Hood Railroad, renowned for its scenic train rides through the breathtaking landscapes of Oregon, is now expanding its offerings with an electrifying addition – eBike rentals! This new venture allows visitors to explore the stunning Mount Hood region in a unique and environmentally friendly way. With a fleet of state-of-the-art electric bikes, riders can effortlessly traverse the diverse terrain, from charming Hood River to picturesque vineyards and flowing rivers. As riders pedal along the scenic routes, they can immerse themselves in the beauty of the Pacific Northwest, savoring the fresh mountain air while capturing awe-inspiring views that will leave lasting memories.
“What would you do if you came to play in Hood River?” We asked our favorite long-time locals the same question and compiled their answers to create jam-packed weekend itineraries.