Press Release – August 8, 2013
Mt. Hood Resorts
THE RESORT AT THE MOUNTAIN LAUNCHES “NATURE CONCIERGE” RECREATION AND ADVENTURE SERVICE
Mount Hood destination develops comprehensive outdoor recreation program for guests
WELCHES, Ore. – Aug. 8, 2013 – The Resort at The Mountain introduces its new “Nature Concierge” program, a service which allows guests to more fully experience the outdoor recreation options and activities available at the premier Oregon golf, ski and meeting destination.
“We have dedicated ‘Nature Concierge’ staff members who know everything there is to know about everything there is to do around the territory, including onsite activities at The Resort,” said John Erickson, general manager of The Resort. “Whether guests want to pre-plan an adventure itinerary or simply want more information about what to do around The Resort, they’ll be equipped with a wealth of knowledge and resources to enhance and maximize their time here with us.”
Lead Nature Concierge, Nate Seifert, manages the new service for overnight guests at The Resort. While the service is complimentary, rental fees may apply based on the selected activity. The extensive program features a comprehensive breakdown of outdoor recreation options, both onsite at The Resort as well as in the surrounding area with preferred adventure companies. The Nature Concierge can offer customized adventure experiences that include the following:
- Fitness classes (onsite)
- Golf and golfing lessons (onsite)
- Self-guided hikes and nature trails (on- and offsite)
- Mountain biking (on- and offsite)
- Fishing and fly-fishing
- Kayaking, canoeing and paddle boarding
- Rock climbing
- Skiing and snowboarding
- Mt. Hood Adventure Park
A modified onsite activity-only version of the recreation program which includes tennis, volleyball, badminton, croquet, lawn bowling, basketball, The Greens 18-hole putting course and horseshoe pits, is available to the public for a fee of $15 per person, per day, or $5 per person, per activity.
The Resort is located on 243 acres and features a wealth of onsite activities for guests, such as golfing at the historic 27-hole complex, The Courses; lighted 18-hole putting course, The Greens; outdoor seasonally heated swimming pool; basketball, tennis and badminton courts; lawn bowling, croquet, bocce ball lawns; bicycle rentals; children’s play structure and more.
Located along the base of the western side of Mount Hood, less than one hour from Portland, The Resort is a convenient option for guests who want to get away without traveling long distances. The Resort offers 157 guest rooms and suites, each featuring patios or decks, as well as oversized walk-in showers with rain spray showerheads, terry-lined robes, plush memory foam Simmons© Beautyrest Black™ Beverly Hills™ beds, wall-mounted HDTVs and more.
For more information about the Nature Concierge program, call 503-622-2211. The Nature Concierge office is open daily from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. For more information about The Resort, including current special offers and packages, upcoming events or details about activities and recreation options, visit www.TheResort.com or call 503-622-3101.
About The Resort at The Mountain
The Resort at The Mountain, winner of a 2012 TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence, three-time recipient of Smart Meetings Platinum Choice Award, 2011 Incentive Platinum Choice Award and 2011 Elite Meetings International Elite Gold Certification, and winner of The Knot Best of Weddings 2011 and 2012 Ceremony and Reception category, 2013 Oregon Bride Best Venue for Large Galas and 2012 Oregon Bride Best All-Inclusive Wedding Destination, is located at 68010 E. Fairway Avenue in Welches, Ore., at the western base of Mt. Hood. The Resort has something for everyone with activities including golf, spa, skiing, fly fishing, croquet and tennis, along with 15,000 square feet of flexible meeting and banquet space. In 2009, The Resort completed a $14 million renovation and expansion to offer high-end accommodations and public areas that are ideal for both corporate meetings and leisure travelers. The Resort is a member of Stash Hotel Rewards™, a point-based rewards program that allows guests at independent hotels to quickly earn free stays at participating properties. For reservations, call toll-free 877-439-6774. Contact The Resort at The Mountain directly at 503-622-3101 or visit http://www.TheResort.com.
About Coastal Hotel Group
Coastal Hotel Group is a privately held, Seattle-based hotel hospitality management company specializing in distinctive luxury hotels, resorts, inns, and lodges. Established in 1987, Coastal Hotel Group has earned a reputation for providing remarkable lodging choices for the discerning traveler. Coastal Hotel Group is a founding member of Stash Hotel Rewards™, a point-based program that allows guests at independent hotels across the country to quickly earn free nights at any participating property. For more information about Coastal Hotel Group, visit http://www.CoastalHotels.com.
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