The Chalet

Mt Hood Alpine Chalet is a 3 bedroom, 2 bath home which can sleep up to 8 people.  Nestled in the neighborhood of Timberline Rim, it is conveniently located within the foothills of Mt Hood with easy access to all your recreational dreams. The chalet is 16 miles from Mt Hood skiing and snowboarding, 2 miles from the Sandy Ridge mountain biking trails, and only a one minute walk from the Sandy River, community tennis courts, play area, and summer swimming pool.

Inside, cozy furnishings, a wood burning stove, and a lodge-style feel provide a truly inviting space to relax and recharge. Lounge on the sectional sofa in the living room, complete with a flatscreen TV, cable, complimentary WiFi, and games to keep you entertained.

In the fully equipped kitchen, you’ll have all the essntials for cooking your favorite dishes. Rustic wood cabinetry creates a cabin feel, while stainless steel appliances offer modern amenities.

For a breath of fresh air, head out to the beautiful back deck space. It’s covered so you can enjoy the outdoors rain or shine, plus there’s a six-person dining table for enjoying alfresco meals. After grilling up some family favorites on the gas BBQ, soak away the day’s worries in your private hot tub.

With three bedrooms and two bathrooms, this home will accommodate up to eight guests comfortably. The first two bedrooms each have a queen-size bed, while the third has two twin-size beds.

There are two full bathrooms with updated finishes and rustic decor, plus a sofa bed for additional accommodations, and a private washer/dryer for your convenience.

When you’re ready for a refreshing swim, enjoy access to the nearby community pool that’s open in the summer months. From strolls along the Sandy River to mountain biking at the Sandy Ridge Trails just two miles away, there’s plenty to do when you want to enjoy the outdoors.

Pick up some canoes, paddle boards, or kayaks and head to Trillium Lake for endless fun in the sun.

You’ll find local restaurants and amenities a short drive away along Mt. Hood Hwy, plus more options at the nearby town of Welches.

In the winter, this area offers stunning scenery. From snowshoeing through the snow-capped pine trees of Mt. Hood National Forest to skiing up at SkiBowl, Timberline, or Mt. Hood Meadows, take your pick of amazing recreation options in the winter.

Plan a cozy getaway to this adorable chalet-style home in Rhododendron – book your trip today!


Ski/Snowboard and other Winter Activites
Mountain Bike
Swim / Paddle
  • The neighborhood swimming pool is open during the summer months (Memorial Day to Labor Day)  and is across the street from the Chalet
  • The Sandy River is a one minute walk from the front door!
  • Trillium Lake has amazing views and is great for stand up paddle boarding or canoeing
Rock Climb


The chalet is only an hour from Portland


Mt Hood Alpine Chalet
65015 E Pine Tree Way
Rhododendron, OR 97049

Directions from Portland

  • Drive east on interstate 84 until you reach exit 16 for Mt. Hood/Wood Village.
  • Take a right off of the exit ramp light and head south on 238th Avenue and continue south as this road becomes 242nd Avenue.
  • Turn left onto Burnside Boulevard and head east until you merge with Highway 26.
  • From the Sandy Arco gas station, go 11.9 miles and look for the “Brightwood Left Lane” sign which is just past the weigh station
  • Turn Left onto E Brightwood Loop Road, drive .5 miles
  • Turn Left on E Brightwood Bridge Rd (between the Brightwood Country Store and the red Brightwood Tavern).
  • After going over the Sandy River bridge, turn Right on E Barlow Trail Rd.
  • Drive 1.1 miles, turn Right on E Lodge Lane at Timberline Rim
  • Turn Right on E Sandy River Lane
  • Turn Right on E Mountain Meadow Lane
  • Turn Left on Pine Tree Way, Alpine Chalet is the 3rd house on the Right