From Indie-Roots music Festival "Pickathon" to the multi-day "Festival of the Arts" to generations of rich pioneer heritage, Oregon's Mt. Hood Territory has stories old and new to share. Native Americans settled in the foothills of Mt. Hood and throughout the fertile river valleys thousands of years before homesteaders made their way over the Oregon Trail and Barlow Road with the promise of "Free land in Oregon." Explore the paths that the original pioneers traveled. Take a trip like no other as you visit the historical sites, museums, cultural centers, public art & murals, and festivals held year 'round.