Anne Greenwood

Anne Greenwood, of the Santiam Pass Ski Patrol, is the Region Director for Oregon.

Andy Bechdolt

Andy Bechdolt, of the Willamette Pass Ski Patrol, is the Assistant Region Director for Oregon.

Home of The Oregon Region

The Oregon Region of the Pacific Northwest Division of the National Ski Patrol consists of six volunteer ski patrols in Oregon, including Mt Ashland, Mt Bachelor, Santiam Pass, Warner Canyon, Willamette Backcountry, and Willamette Pass. The Oregon Region coordinates training activities between the six member patrols and promotes outdoor recreation, safety, and public awareness of safe practices in winter and summer outdoor activities in Oregon.

Patrols and patrollers in the Oregon Region have been nationally recognized for exceptional performance. Recent awards include National Outstanding Auxiliary Patroller, National Outstanding Large Alpine Patrol, and National Outstanding Nordic Patroller.

For more information about joining NSP, contact one of the local patrols or the Oregon Region Director Anne Greenwood.


Instructor Continuing Education course (ICE) will be held April 21 MT. Hood Collins Lake Lodge, Government Camp. This will be an all discipline Instructor Continuing Education Course. Please see the PNWD Calander for more information.

PNWD Annual Nuts and Bolts three-day clinic – 2018

Make your Plans now to attend the annual Nuts and Bolts clinic sessions at Mt Hood. For more information, the event schedule, registration information, and contact information for lodging and other items of interest download the Nuts and Bolts 2018 .

Pre-Registration is Required for All Enhancement PSIA Seminars.

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Oregon Region would like to congratulate Jim Hutchison from Willamette Pass on receiving his National Appointment

Jim Hutchison

Life of a Patroller

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