Kirk Hanna Portland, Oregon

Come Stay, Play & Live at one of Kirk Hanna’s amazing Grand Lodges or at the Collins Lake Resort. Kirk Hanna, Skibowl owner, is a native Oregonian and passionate outdoor adventure enthusiast. Kirk Hanna has arguably influenced the Mt. Hood Skiing Community more than any other individual in Oregon history. As a resident of both Portland, Oregon and Mt Hood, Kirk Hanna has come to love the excitement of outdoor adventures in the beautiful Northwest.

History of Skibowl

Mt. Hood Skibowl has a long history as one of the premiere ski destinations on Mt Hood. The area held some of the earliest organized events on Mt. Hood. Kirk Hanna purchased Skibowl in 1987 and has operated it longer than any owner. Kirk Hanna revolutionized the area by developing an extensive summer Adventure Park, offering year-round outdoor adventure activities. Skibowl prides itself in being a “family” resort and offers a number of lodging options at both Collins Lake Resort Chalets and Grand Lodges Suites.

Owner of Skibowl Kirk Hanna

Over the years Kirk Hanna has expanded his positive influence on Mt Hood into the food and lodging industries as well as being the owner of top quality ski venue, Skibowl. The famous Ratskeller Alpine Bar and Pizzeria is just one of Kirk Hanna’s many great Mt. Hood area establishments. Heading out from Collins Lake Resort to Skibowl for the day? Stop by the High Mountain Cafe for a light breakfast before hitting the slopes. Stay, Play and Live is the motto and life is good on Mt Hood.