Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for 49 Degrees North

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Overall Rating: 3.7

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.3
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 54
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.3
  • Nightlife
  • 2.1

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 39%
  • Beginner
  • 33%
  • Families
  • 41%
  • Intermediate
  • 35%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 26%
  • Advanced
  • 33%

Helpful Highlights:

Mediocre on the whole. Run selection is fine, nice view, was pretty well groomed. The bad: An "unlimited" ticket costs over $60 and only gets you access ...

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  • 5

    Almost private

    by crust - 16th March 2009

    Pros: Diverse runs, no shuttle needed, secure feel

    Cons: Backside cat track has some uphill

    For those of you who ride hard and rest little, this place is for you. There is abundant terrain/runs that spread people out to the point some days you wond... Full review

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  • 4

    Great variety

    by nickthedick - 16th March 2009

    Pros: Great coverage all year long. Never a lift line even on weekends. Good parking lot.

    Cons: No high speed lifts.

    Everything from smooth groomers to plenty of steep and deep. Always well groomed with off piste options everywhere. Resort personel are friendly and helpful... Full review

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  • 1

    Equipment Rental

    by graypotter - 9th March 2009

    Pros: Lots of terrain!

    Cons: Rental Shop

    We had a great day overall with the exception of the rental board that my fiances son rented. We had problems with the binding all day and had to go into t... Full review

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  • 4

    Great for kids

    by TracysAngl - 7th March 2009

    Pros: Bunny hill dosn't have fast runs goes right down the middle of the run

    Cons: food is way too expensive

    My family loves 49. I started all my kids there. Some other local spots have fast runs going right through the begginers slope. NOT SAFE! Even now, as... Full review

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  • 1

    Great Snow, New Blood Please!!!!

    by Tweaker Locals= 49 Degrees North - 22nd January 2009

    Pros: Good Snow

    Cons: Overpriced Everything

    The terrain park needs lots of work.......Food is priced at what you expect at a four or five star resort.......Staff seems out of touch with the younger ge... Full review

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  • 1

    Slowest Lifts Ever

    by downhillpro - 12th January 2009

    Pros: Short lines

    Cons: Slow Lifts, No View from Lodge, Expensive Food and Parking.

    I takes 15 minutes to get to the top of 49 on a good day, the quad they have is not high speed. dont advertise someting you dont have. They said they had ov... Full review

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