Field Guides


Scott, W.E., and Gardner, C.A., 2017, Field-trip guide to Mount Hood, Oregon, highlighting eruptive history and hazards: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2017–5022–G, 115 p.,

(A new and comprehensive guide to the geology of Mount Hood, and include updates on petrology, earthquakes and young faulting in the Mount Hood area)

Pierson, T., Scott, W. E., Vallance, J. W., Pringle, P. T., 2009, Eruption-related lahars and sedimentation response downstream of Mount Hood: Field guide to volcaniclastic deposits along the Sandy River, Oregon. O’Connor, J. E., Dorsey, R. J. & Madin, I. P. (Eds.): Geological Society of America Field Guide , 15, p. 221-236. doi:10.1130/2009.fl d015(11)

Scott, W. E., Gardner, C., Sherrod, D. R., Tilling, R. I., Lanphere, M. A., Conrey, R. M., 1997, Geologic history of Mount Hood Volcano, Oregon; a field-trip guidebook: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report, 97-263, 38 p.

Swanson, D., Cameron, K. A., Evarts, R., Pringle, P. T., Vance, J., 1989, Cenozoic Volcanism in the Cascade Range and Columbia Plateau, Southern Washington and Northernmost Oregon: AGU Field Trip Guidebook, T106, 60 p. doi:ISBN: 0-87590-604-4

Strobel, M.L., Lea, J., Brunengo, M.J., Pedone, P.F., 2009, Snowpack data collection in the Mount Hood area using SNOTEL and geomorphic events related to snowmelt: Geological Society of America Field Guide, 15, p. 471-480. doi:10.1130/2009.fld015