HCSC 2017: Session 3 Recap

Posted in: Uncategorized Posted On: July 19, 2017 By: Jason Arens

Featuring the Snowboarding of Jake Kuzyk, Riley Nickerson, Jed Sky, Reid Smith, Parker Szumowski, Forest Bailey, Luke Winkelmann, Al Grogan, River Richer, Max Warbington, Rob Roether, Tim Eddy, Robby Meehan, Dusty Miller, Boody, Pat Fava, Camper Andrew Zimmers “Chrome Dome”, Cooper Whittier, Shane Chappell, Brady Lem, & Jordan Morse   Session 3 marks the summer…


HCSC 2017: Session 2 Recap

Posted in: Uncategorized Posted On: July 12, 2017 By: Jason Arens

Sunbeams for the whole team! Session Two of High Cascade Snowboard Camp was complimented by a one-two punch from both Mount Hood & Mother Nature, The snowpack was high and the sunshine was hot! This made for soft snow and a slushy invitation to our campers, guests, & Signature Session™ Pros Ben Ferguson & Hana…


HCSC 2017: Session 1 Recap

Posted in: Uncategorized Posted On: June 28, 2017 By: Jason Arens

Session One at High Cascade was complimented by Mother Nature’s best. The Lick the Cat boys showed up in full-effect to bless our campers with an unforgettable experience and wreak havoc on Palmer Glacier. Eight days of bluebird skies made for conditions so consistent they were nearly unfathomable. Signature Session™ Pros Sage Kotsenburg, Spencer Schubert,…


The Final Countdown / 2017

Posted in: Camp News, contests, Session 1, The Final Countdown Posted On: May 2, 2017 By: Kevin English

Hey snowboarders! The Final Countdown to Summer ’17 has officially begun! Thanks to our amazing partners we will be hooking up our Summer Campers with incredible prizes until Session 1 kicks off! It’s the moment that we have all been waiting for. Over the next six weeks, we will be raffling off prizes from some…


The Summer Snowboard Movie / 2017 / Part 6

Posted in: Camp News, Signature Session Pros™, Summer Memories, Videos Posted On: April 30, 2017 By: Kevin English

This is it. The last of the last. The Summer Snowboard Movie / 2017 closes out with some fine young gentlemen from Bend, Oregon, and a little cameo by Signature Session™ Pro Sam Taxwood. Join the LTC boys for something a little special to get you extra psyched for Summer ’17 at High Cascade Snowboard…


The Summer Snowboard Movie / 2017

Posted in: Camp News, Signature Session Pros™, Summer Memories, Videos Posted On: April 26, 2017 By: Kevin English

There really is no “good” way to wrap up all of the amazing stuff that happens during Summer into a 25 minute snowboard video. With all of the snowboarding packed into this little cooler, we have to bring an extra picnic basket for all of the smiling campers, epic dodgeball moments, high fives, first tricks,…


The Summer Snowboard Movie / 2017 / Part 5

Posted in: Camp News, Signature Session Pros™, Summer Memories, Videos Posted On: April 18, 2017 By: Kevin English

It must have been love, but it’s over now. The season has come to an end in much of North America and our hearts are broken, but its just for now. We’re about to fall in love all over again; we just know it. After months of longing for Palmer laps, dodgeball, high fives, and…


The Summer Snowboard Movie / 2017 / Part 4

Posted in: Camp News, Signature Session Pros™, Summer Memories, Videos Posted On: April 5, 2017 By: Kevin English

There are only a few things in the world as smooth as butter. Silk. Glass. A baby’s bottom. Alex Sherman, Jake Kuzyk, Sam Taxwood…you get the point. Take a seat and plug your brain into Part 4 of The Summer Snowboard Movie / 2017…it’s like touching velvet with your eyes…or something? Featuring: Jacob Krugmire, Alex…


The Summer Snowboard Movie / 2017 / Part 3

Posted in: Camp News, Signature Session Pros™, Summer Memories, Videos Posted On: March 15, 2017 By: Kevin English

You can watch this AGAIN on Vimeo if you’d like – here’s the link… The Summer Snowboard Movie / 2017 / Part 3 on Vimeo There’s just something special about snowboarding with your friends at Summer Camp. The only way that we can think of turning it up another notch would be to be snowboarding…


The Summer Snowboard Movie / 2017 / Part 2

Posted in: Camp News, Signature Session Pros™, Summer Memories, Videos Posted On: February 21, 2017 By: Kevin English

We often say that camp is so much more than just snowboarding, and we mean it. A little bit of skating never hurt anyone…or something like that. Watch Max Tokunaga give you a little bit of flavor in the bowls and Streetcourse™ before him and the rest of the gang navigates all over our Private…


Winter Camp ’17

Posted in: Uncategorized Posted On: February 14, 2017 By: Kevin English

You can watch this video on VIMEO as well, just follow this link… Once again, Mount Hood did NOT disappoint. With a very heavy blanket of snow falling (with an additional white duvet cover) on the Wy’East mountain, it made for perfect days of powder, parks, and some insane groomers to lay an edge into….


Learn To Snowboard…In The Summer

Posted in: Coaching Posted On: February 12, 2017 By: Kevin English

DYK? February is LEARN TO SNOWBOARD month and we (us, High Cascade, your favorite summer snowboard camp) has teamed up with the amazing folks over at Snowboards.Com to offer one luck up and coming ripper the opportunity to keep ripping this summer! Can you think of a better way to learn how to ride than in…


The Summer Snowboard Movie / 2017 / Part 1

Posted in: Camp News, Signature Session Pros™, Summer Memories, Videos Posted On: February 7, 2017 By: Kevin English

Every single summer, it gets better and better on Mt. Hood. The summer of 2016 was no different and with TONS of the white gold falling in the Cascades, our Private Parks™ were a Winter playground, all summer long. For a quick lesson in style and exemplary trick selection, join Bar Dadon, The Manimal™, and Signature…


How To Wax a Snowboard

Posted in: Demo, Videos Posted On: January 25, 2017 By: Kevin English

Join HCSC Demo Center™ certified waxinista Bar Dadon as he gives you the full low down on how to wax a snowboard for summer rippin’. DISCLAIMER: We know that there are TONS of real ways to wax a snowboard, but here at High Cascade, we like to get to the hill as soon as possible, so sometimes, we…


More Than Just Snowboarding

Posted in: Authorized Awesome, Camp News, Youth Camp Posted On: December 22, 2016 By: Kevin English

While snowboarders can come to High Cascade banking on having an incredible time snowboarding on real snow at Mount Hood, going on a skateboard safari in the Concrete Jungle, and getting their coach out at the buzzer in dodgeball, there is so much more than HCSC has to offer. Summer camp can be one of the…


How To Tie Your Snowboard Boots

Posted in: Demo Posted On: December 14, 2016 By: Kevin English

Join HCSC Demo Center™ mad man Nate Carroll as he teaches you how to properly tie your snowboard boots…even if you’re in the shower. For more snowboard tips, reach out to us at our home in Oregon at 503.206.8520 or come join us on Mount Hood during June, July, and August. Stay up to date…


What To Expect For Summer 2017

Posted in: Activities, Announcements Posted On: December 8, 2016 By: Kevin English

After one of the best summers EVER on Mt. Hood, the sun has finally gone away for awhile and winter has already arrived (well, not actually). Even though the calendar might not agree, the 150 inches of snow (and counting) that has blanketed the mountain says otherwise. With all this snow already at our fingertips,…


Be an Early Bird™ for Summer ’17

Posted in: Authorized Awesome, Camp News, Signature Session Pros™ Posted On: December 6, 2016 By: Kevin English

You’ve all heard it before, but there’s an old saying that goes, “The Early Bird gets The Worm,” and here at High Cascade Snowboard Camp, we like to reward our Early Bird™ customers with our own version of The Worm™. The Worm™ is an exclusive prize-pack designed specifically to help our amazing campers get ready for summer, all…


How To Set Up Your Snowboard

Posted in: Demo Posted On: November 29, 2016 By: Kevin English

Join HCSC Screw Crew™ member Bar Dadon and learn how to properly set up your snowboard. For more snowboard tips, reach out to us at our home in Oregon at 503.206.8520 or come join us on Mount Hood during June, July, and August. Stay up to date on everything we got going on! Facebook – www.facebook.com/highcascadesnowboardcamp [email protected]


See Better: Anon. & High Cascade

Posted in: Authorized Awesome, byProducts™, Camp News, Camp Store™ Posted On: November 16, 2016 By: Kevin English

Once again, we’ve teamed up with our cousins from the Northeast and paired together a one of a kind product collection built for all types of snowboarding. Join High Cascade camper turned employee Brendan Hart as he rips around the Palmer Snowfield in the High Cascade helmet, goggle, and facemask brought to you by the…


Burton & HCSC Have Teamed Up…

Posted in: Authorized Awesome, byProducts™ Posted On: November 3, 2016 By: Kevin English

Once again, we’ve teamed up with our cousins from the Northeast (Burton, of course) and worked to design a collection of goods based around the true Summer Snowboard experience. Things come out the best when the East meets the West. Want to rep the HCSC x Burton gear? Head on over to our Camp Store™ or…


High Cascade at the Windells Academy

Posted in: Announcements, Authorized Awesome, Camp News, Uncategorized Posted On: October 20, 2016 By: Kevin English

High Cascade Snowboard Camp is more than excited to announce that all campers have the option to stay at the private Windells Academy campus in Welches, Oregon, just down the road from Government Camp! We’re not psychic, but we feel like we know exactly what you’re about to ask us. What does this mean as a High…


Lords of The Chiken 8

Posted in: Adult Camp, Authorized Awesome, Signature Session Pros™, Videos Posted On: October 10, 2016 By: Kevin English

lords of the chiken 8 from Jon Stark on Vimeo. The brainchild of High Cascade friend and alumni Jon Stark, Lords of The Chiken 8 features HCSC family members Cole Navin, Dillon Ojo, Colton Morgan, and Signature Session™ Pros Blake Paul, Max Warbington, and Spencer Schubert during their trip to the bottom of the Earth for the…


HCSC 2016: Session 6 Recap

Posted in: Re Caps, Session 6, Summer Memories Posted On: August 24, 2016 By: Kevin English

AND THAT IS THAT! Session 6 has come to a close at High Cascade Snowboard Camp and there is no better crew than the Lick The Cat boys to stick a fork into Summer 2016. With the help of Signature Session™ Pros Sage Kotsenburg, Sam Taxwood, Blake Paul, Spencer Schubert, Max Warbington, a bunch of…


HCSC 2016: Session 5 Recap

Posted in: Authorized Awesome, Session 5 Posted On: August 9, 2016 By: Kevin English

Watch the HCSC 2016: Session 5 Recap on Vimeo too! With a week of sunny days, the snow was cushiony and not one person hesitated to go full send. Signature Session™ Pros Jed Anderson, Mary Rand, Joe Sexton, Danimals, and Jake Kuzyk put all of their video-part talents on live display for the campers and…


Mike Ravelson and Friends – Jon Stark Summer 2016 Edit

Posted in: Videos Posted On: August 5, 2016 By: Kevin English

Jon Stark was High Cascade’s lead filmer in 2014, responsible for some of our fondest session recaps. Since his time at camp he has moved on to produce the cinematic sensation Rendered Useless and is currently finishing up “Half Off,” Videograss’ new am movie. Jon still stops by intermittently to remind us how deprived we…


HCSC 2016: Session 4 Recap

Posted in: Re Caps, Session 3, Session Recap, Videos Posted On: July 31, 2016 By: Kevin English

HCSC 2016: Session 4 Recap from High Cascade Snowboard Camp on Vimeo. Plain and simple, Session 4 ruled. We had Signature Session™ Pros Bode Merrill, Chris Grenier, Scott Stevens, Jesse Burtner, and Chris Beresford enhancing the on-hill energy and getting our campers as stoked up to their sun tans! This week the Bode Merrill Double Quarterpipe…


Three Naturetastic off-campus activities at High Cascade

Posted in: Activities Posted On: July 27, 2016 By: Kevin English

Even though our campus is basically a utopia of foam pits, trampolines, and skate ramps, sometimes you need a break from all of our manufactured awesomeness to reconnect with the wholesome, pure awesomeness of Mother Nature. Snowboarding is the primary off-campus activity at High Cascade (ahem) Snowboard Camp, but it’s not all we offer to…


HCSC 2016: Session 3 Recap

Posted in: Re Caps, Session 3, Session Recap, Videos Posted On: July 19, 2016 By: Kevin English

Session 3 is our halfway mark of the summer and we hold it to heart to make it as special as possible! Even with a few inclement weather days on the glacier, the week overflowed with everything we cherish about summer snowboard camp—friends, slush, park laps, and dreamy turns down a lengthy run. With the…