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The Summer Snowboard Movie

Posted in: Announcements, Authorized Awesome, Signature Session Pros™, Videos Posted On: March 26, 2015 By: Tom Johnson

High Cascade Snowboard Camp proudly presents; The Summer Snowboard Movie: An Exercise in Sun, Slush, and Style. The summer of 2014 was one for the record books and High Cascade Snowboard Camp’s talented video staff was there to document every move. Get a glimpse into the on-hill experience as HCSC’s Signature Session™ Pros, Authorized Awesome™…


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Adult Camp at HCSC

Posted in: Adult Camp Posted On: March 25, 2015 By: Tom Johnson

Since 1989 High Cascade has been providing a premiere snowboard camp experience for all ages and abilities. While it may first appear that High Cascade is just for kids, don’t be fooled! HCSC has specialized summer camp sessions for adults aged 21 and over.


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Announcing: THE THING

Posted in: Announcements, Authorized Awesome, events Posted On: March 24, 2015 By: Tom Johnson

Only to be described as THE THING, it has been said to inhabit the Rocky Mountain region of North America and thrive at elevations high above seas level…It’s not a rail jam, it’s not a slopestyle contest, and it’s not a banked slalom! Come join High Cascade Snowboard Camp to see THE THING that lurks in the…


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Come Ride With Us: Session 6

Posted in: Announcements, Authorized Awesome, Session 6, Signature Session Pros™ Posted On: March 24, 2015 By: Tom Johnson

Could you think of three better Signature Session™ Pros to wrap your summer up with? We didn’t think so! Come test your one-footers on the flat box, skate the Streetcourse™, make a million park laps, and jump on trampolines with Scott Stevens, Chris Grenier, and Jesse Burtner during Session 6 this summer. (*Cameo from Mike…


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Family Camp: A Vacation for Everyone!

Posted in: Announcements, Authorized Awesome, Family Camp Posted On: March 19, 2015 By: Tom Johnson

There is nothing like sharing an experience with your children in the mountains; especially with the sun shining on your faces, and soft, forgiving snow under your feet in one of the most beautiful places in the world! High Cascade’s Family Snowboard Camp is an all-inclusive fun and easy way to take a summer snowboard vacation for…


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Come Ride With Us: Session 5

Posted in: Activities, Dodgeball, Session 5, Signature Session Pros™ Posted On: March 17, 2015 By: Tom Johnson

Are you looking for an old fashioned good time both on and off the hill? Look no further than Session 5. Count on endless entertainment in the park, the Streetcourse™, and on the Two Tier™ dodgeball court to be provided by our Session 5 Signature Session™ Pros Jed Anderson, Joe Sexton, Dan “Danimals” Liedhal, and…


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Highlighter – Gigi Rüf

Posted in: Authorized Awesome, Highlighter, Interviews, The Highlighter™ Posted On: March 17, 2015 By: Tom Johnson

We sat down with longtime HCSC family member Gigi Rüf on a sunny Government Camp afternoon and talked about Camp, the beginnings of Slash Snowboards, and his goal to create quality freestyle  snowboards that perform to his expectations. 


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Snow Farming: Tending to our Crop

Posted in: Authorized Awesome, Camp News, Summer Facilities Posted On: March 16, 2015 By: Tom Johnson

We are frequently asked how we are able to offer a snowboard camp in the middle of summer, and there’s no denying that snow fall has been below average this winter in the Pacific Northwest. While Mount Hood may not be receiving record-breaking snowfall, we still may break the record for having the most fun on-hill! We are…


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Come Ride With Us: Session 4, 2015

Posted in: Authorized Awesome, Session 4, Signature Session Pros™ Posted On: March 10, 2015 By: Tom Johnson

Bode Merrill is the mastermind behind the Merrill Mini-Pipe Invitational, a seriously fun Mini-Pipe contest that takes place during Session 4 at HCSC. With Bode both planning, competing, and judging in his own event, he’s the perfect person to butter up before the eventl!


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Camp is More Fun with Friends

Posted in: Authorized Awesome, Camp News, featured, Signature Session Pros™ Posted On: March 9, 2015 By: Tom Johnson

Ever wanted to use a Signature Session™ pro as your human shield in Dodgeball? Now’s your chance! We’re giving our campers a chance to win the opportunity to spend some quality time during their session at High Cascade with a Signature Session™ pro.


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Off-Hill Activities and Adventures at High Cascade

Posted in: Activities, Authorized Awesome, Youth Camp Posted On: March 4, 2015 By: Tom Johnson

We do so much more than just snowboard at High Cascade. In fact, our afternoons are packed with non-stop action, activities, and excitement. While some campers may choose to snowboard, we offer some pretty sweet alternatives for those that are a little too tired to ride or just want to switch it up for some insane fun right…


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This is Government Camp

Posted in: Authorized Awesome, Camp News, Govy Gold Posted On: March 3, 2015 By: Tom Johnson

This is the Government Camp section of the 2014 full length video “This is High Cascade”. High Cascade resides in the quaint mountain town of Government Camp, OR. Here HCSC employee Miles gives a quick tour of Govy (as the locals call it) and shows you all that town has to offer throughout the summer.


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Come Ride With Us: Session 3, 2015

Posted in: Authorized Awesome, Camp News, events, Session 3, Signature Session Pros™ Posted On: March 3, 2015 By: Tom Johnson

Do you like turning and burning? Do you like catching some air? Do you like having fun with your friends? If you said “well….duh,” then come join Signature Session™ Pros Austin Smith, Bryan Fox, Curtis Ciszek, Tim Eddy, Leanne Pelosi, and Spencer O’Brien for Session 3 and the Rat Race. The Rat Race is a…


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HCSC Staff and Hiring Deadline

Posted in: Authorized Awesome Posted On: February 26, 2015 By: Tom Johnson

High Cascade Snowboard Camp’s staff is First Aid and CPR certified and selected based on relevant work experience, qualifications, maturity level, reliability, enthusiasm, and overall ability to provide a positive and supportive environment for campers. Applicatants pass pre-employment drug screening and agree to random testing throughout the summer. All HCSC camper grounds are tobacco, drug, and…


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High Cascade Winter Camp Video

Posted in: Authorized Awesome, Groms, Videos, Winter Camp Posted On: February 24, 2015 By: Tom Johnson

High Cascade Snowboard Camp’s Winter Camps allow HCSC to bring all of the coaching, activities, and FUN of a Summer Camp session to you throughout the winter! Campers receive lift tickets (when needed), access to our Private Park, Authorized Awesome™ HCSC Coaching, visits from local Signature Session™ Pros, and more!


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Come Ride With Us: Session 2, 2015

Posted in: Uncategorized Posted On: February 24, 2015 By: Tom Johnson

Feelin’ Blue? Snap out of it! Come join Signature Session™ Pros: SPENCER SCHUBERT, SAGE KOTSENBURG, BLAKE PAUL, SAM TAXWOOD, KAITLYN FARRINGTON, KELLY CLARK and knock those summer time blues right out of the park. With these incredible ladies and the Lick The Cat boys in town you know that things will be saucy.


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Summer Snowboarding: Made Possible by Nature

Posted in: Authorized Awesome, featured, Miscellaneous, Summer Facilities Posted On: February 24, 2015 By: Tom Johnson

Many people ask HOW we are able to offer a summer snowboard camp, and we wanted to shed a little light on the wonder that is Mount Hood. While half of camp takes place in the quaint village of Government Camp, the other half takes place on Mt. Hood within High Cascade’s on-hill facilities. HCSC takes place…


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Highlighter™: Andy Wright

Posted in: Photo Workshop, Session 5, The Highlighter™ Posted On: February 19, 2015 By: Tom Johnson

We were lucky enough to be able to sit down with long time HCSC friend, esteemed photographer, and all-around great guy Andy Wright for this installment of the Highlighter™. We got to chat about his work (he’s a Senior Photographer at Transworld Snowboarding) , High Cascade, Mount Hood, and look back at a memorable photo from the…


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Come Ride With Us: Session 1, 2015

Posted in: Announcements, Session 1, Signature Session Pros™, Signature Sessioner News Posted On: February 18, 2015 By: Tom Johnson

Can you think of a better way to kick off your summer than spending Session 1 riding with Signature Session™ Pros Pat Moore, Mike Ravelson, Mary Rand, Johnny O’Connor and Christy Prior? Of course you can’t…It’s going to be “wicked” fun! We were going to call this the “New England Session”, but Johnny is a…


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Winter Camp at Bear Mountain

Posted in: Authorized Awesome, Bear Mountain, Winter Camp Posted On: February 17, 2015 By: Tom Johnson

What do you think of when you think High Cascade? Riding real snow on a sunny day with your friends, right? We can’t think of a better way to replicate the vibes of summer camp than to bring our Winter Camp to Bear Mountain in Southern California! Join us for a weekend of sunny skies, soft snow,…


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Ditch the Collared Shirts

Posted in: Announcements, Authorized Awesome, Session 6, Signature Session Pros™ Posted On: February 10, 2015 By: Tom Johnson

What are you doing this summer? Don’t get stuck toting around croquet clubs at the country club for your father’s colleagues. Ditch the collared shirts and come snowboarding at High Cascade Snowboard Camp and join Scott Stevens, Chris Grenier, and Jesse Burtner for their Signature Session™ during Session Six this summer.


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Winter Camp at Mountain Creek

Posted in: Authorized Awesome, Coaching, Mountain Creek, Mountain Creek, Winter Camp Posted On: February 9, 2015 By: Tom Johnson

When the Groundhog saw his shadow and predicted 6 more weeks of Winter, we knew that the East Coast would be getting covered in a heavy blanket of snow. Our predictions came true, and we are heading south, passing by the Big Apple and planting ourselves in The Garden State at our old stomping grounds at…


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Can’t Wait ’til Summer?

Posted in: Activities, Authorized Awesome, Coaching, Loon Mountain, Signature Session Pros™, Winter Camp Posted On: February 3, 2015 By: Tom Johnson

Can’t wait ’til Summer Camp to ride with Signature Session™ Pros Johnny O’Connor and Mike Ravelson? High Cascade Snowboard Camp is bringing the coaching, activities, and all of the fun of a Summer camp session to Loon Mountain for a weekend. Join us Feb 7th and 8th to make laps with HCSC coaches and see what the LMP…


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Smash Your Console

Posted in: Announcements, Authorized Awesome, Session 5, Signature Session Pros™ Posted On: February 3, 2015 By: Tom Johnson

What are you doing this summer? Don’t get caught sitting around playing video games inside this summer, smash your console and don’t get caught mowing a thousand lawns either! Come join Signature Session™ Pros Hana Beaman, Jed Anderson, Danimals, Joe Sexton, and Justin Fronius for Session 5 at High Cascade Snowboard Camp!


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2015 Transworld Riders Poll Awards

Posted in: Authorized Awesome, Signature Session Pros™, Signature Sessioner News Posted On: January 31, 2015 By: Tom Johnson

Last night the 2015 Transworld Snowboarding Riders Poll went down at the Ogden Theater in Denver, CO. We wanted to extend a huge “Congratulations” to all of our Signature Session™ Pros that were up for awards, and an even bigger Congrats to those who took home a win! 


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Scholarships for 2015

Posted in: Announcements, Youth Camp Posted On: January 27, 2015 By: Tom Johnson

High Cascade is proud to be able to offer a Financial Need Scholarship program to assist a small selection of snowboard lovers with the opportunity of a life time. Writing your letter allows HCSC to get a greater understanding of WHO you are, and allows you to explain why you think you deserve a High Cascade scholarship. Remember…


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High Cascade Winter Camp at Loon Mountain: Feb 7-9

Posted in: Coaching, Loon Mountain, Winter Camp Posted On: January 21, 2015 By: Tom Johnson

After 2 Bluebird Days, 41 Campers, and countless laps, High Cascade Winter Camp at Cannonsburg is a WRAP! Holy smokes what a good time! Campers learned new tricks, met some new friends, and had a New Hampshire we are coming for you!! HCSC is bringing the coaching, activities, and all of the fun of a…


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Surf Frozen Waves This Summer

Posted in: Authorized Awesome, Session 3, Signature Session Pros™, Signature Sessioner News Posted On: January 16, 2015 By: Tom Johnson

What are you doing this summer? Restless? Frothin’ but the surf’s flat? Things not the same with your friends? Come surf the frozen waves up at Mt. Hood with our Signature Session™ pros Bryan Fox, Austin Smith, Curtis Ciszek, Tim Eddy, Leanne Pelosi, and Spencer O’Brien. Session Three is also host to The Rat Race presented…


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Early Bird™ Deadline – We Have You Covered

Posted in: Announcements, Camp Store™ Posted On: January 15, 2015 By: Tom Johnson

Hey! We have both some good and bad news about Early Bird™. The bad news is that we’re our of The Worm™ this year, HOWEVER, the good news is that we’re not leaving you out in the cold. Register from now to midnight tonight (1/15/15) and you will receive a $150 Credit in the online…