Overlook Hotel Government Camp, OR

Dedicated by FDR in 1937, this ski lodge on the slopes of Mount Hood is considered the finest example of "mountain architecture" built under the Works Progress Administration.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
250139
Names
Overlook Hotel
Timberline Lodge
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Timeline

1937
FDR Dedicates Timberline Lodge
1937
Construction of Timberline Lodge
12 Nov 1973
Timberline Lodge added to National Register of Historic Places
22 Dec 1977
Timberline Lodge designated a National Historic Landmark
1980
The Shining filmed at Timberline Lodge, Oregon
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National Register Data

Overlook Hotel has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places with the following information. Note: some of this data may have become outdated since the listing date. View full NRHP data →

National Register ID
73001572
Date Listed
19731112
Name
Timberline Lodge
Address
6 mi. (9.6 km) N of Government Camp in Mount Hood National Forest
City/Town
Government Camp
County
Clackamas
State
Oregon
Category
building
Creators
Turner, W.I.
Level of Significance
national
Years of Significance
1935; 1938
Areas of Significance
ART; ENTERTAINMENT/RECREATION; ARCHITECTURE