Mt Hood in United States offers a unique experience to travellers. When planning a trip to Mt Hood, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Portland. Take a short trip from Mt Hood and set some time aside to explore the Portland. Dotted with places like Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, Portland Japanese Garden, International Rose Test Garden; it will definitely be a good idea. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.