Washington State provides visitors with a stunning combination of Pacific vistas and tall mountains where you can get some of the best skiing and snowboarding experiences in the country.

What Makes Washington Unique

As one of the premier skiing states in America, there are plenty of great resorts. Crystal Mountain, Mount Baker, Steven’s Pass, Snoqualmie, the Loup Loup Ski Bowl, Bluewood, and White Pass are Washington’s selection of ski resorts.

Major Ski Resorts

The Summit at Snoqualmie offers excellent convenience with its location close to Seattle. This high-quality ski resort is only an hour down the road, making it a great place to go for a day trip. The mountainside is covered with famous steeps that provide challenges to talented skiers and snowboarders. Crystal Mountain is a ski resort that gives you a great deal of variety in the kinds of slopes. The ski area is about 2,600 acres and whether you are a beginner or an experienced downhill or cross-country skier, you will find something to enjoy. The past decade has seen over thirty million dollars invested in making it n a bigger and better ski resort, and it has all of the latest equipment. Mt. Baker has the distinction of being the northernmost ski lodge in the state, and it takes advantage of its location to give you the best back-country skiing experience. If you are into cross-country skiing you should definitely head to Mt. Baker and experience the awesome snowfall of an average of almost 650 inches each year. There are more options in Washington and with it's proximity to Vancouver, B.C., there are more than a few things to discover.

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Featured Blog Posts

This Ski Season Gets a Jump Start!

In the race to see which ski resorts will be the first to open, the West usually gets all of the press. This year, to the surprise of many, Killington Resort in Vermont kicked off the ski season in North America on its opening day, October 19. Ski resorts around the nation are following in […]


Ski Resort Opening and Closing Dates for 2015-2016

The ski films are out, and you know what that means – ski season is just around the corner! Calgary in Canada closed out their summer with a blanket of snowfall, and early snowmaking has begun at Copper Mountain in Colorado, along with some other resorts across the nation. With El Nino’s rains blessing the […]


The Best Things About Skiing with Family

Families have been trekking to ski resorts for as long as they’ve been around. Whether they’re annual traditions, company trips, or first-time adventures, there’s a little something for everyone up on the mountain. There are a countless number of things that make skiing with family a truly memorable experience – capturing them for one! Kids […]


Why You Should Go on a Ski Getaway to Strengthen Your Relationship

Have you and your partner recently decided that it’s time to get serious about your relationship with each other? Then consider going on a ski getaway to strengthen the bond that two of you share. What’s so magical about a ski vacation? There are plenty of reasons, but here are four to consider: Great Chance […]


Epic Snow Battle: Skiing vs. Snowboarding

Visit the snowy peaks of North America, and you’ll find be faced with an ultimate decision: should you ski or ride? In the wintery world of snow sports, does it matter whether you descend on one plank or two? It does, and here’s why. Old vs. new Skiing has been around since the beginning – literally […]


Après Ski: The One After Party You Don’t Want to Miss!

What is après ski if nothing but a fun-filled, entertainment packed, high energy after party for the guests at a ski resort when the ski day has ended? Well actually, that’s exactly what it is: an entirely rich and diverse culture around the world – said to have originated in the Alps – where skiers gather […]


Guide to Nationwide Ski and Snowboard Blowout Sales

Labor Day weekend provides us with some extra time to relax. It’s also the unofficial beginning of prepping for ski season, with fantastic blow out sales on last year’s equipment, winter apparel and accessories. With online access, shopping these clearance events can help skiers and riders nationwide stock up on equipment and gear for up […]


Zoo York Snowboard Winner Will Earn Street Cred on the Hill

There are many perks that come with working here, but the part that I enjoy the most are the giveaways. Sure, we give away free lift tickets, goggles and many other items that any skier and rider would love to add to their arsenal of ski gear. We’ve even given away a pair of K2 […]


What Do You Need to Know When Renting?

You’ve planned the ski trip, found all the discounts you can and now you’re ready to hit the slopes… but what about your equipment? If you’re going to rent your ski & snowboard equipment for the first time at the resort, here are some tips to make it easier for you and the rental technicians. Skis […]


How to Save Money on Your Next Ski Trip

Ski trips cost money! They’re always worth it, but it can be hard for the college kid, a family, or the budget shopper to spend hundreds of dollars on one or two days of skiing. There has to be a way to spend less money on roughly the same experience, right? There is. In fact, there […]


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