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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  • 4

    Better than you think

    by ibresnahan - 15th November 2008

    Pros: No lift lines, easy to get to

    Cons: Sub-par park

    Let us make sure we have our facts straight. Lift tickets and season passes at 49, for adults, are notably less expensive than both Schweitzer and Red Mount... Full review

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  • 1

    49 Degrees North

    by TerryF - 12th November 2008

    Pros: (Dissappointed)

    Cons: Do Not Trust The Snow Report

    Everytime I have been there I have checked the snow reports, they never have as much as they say. whoever does the snow reports needs to get a new measuring... Full review

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  • 1

    Silver Mtn, Schweitzer, and Red Mtn, 100% better

    by johnsmith - 8th November 2008

    Pros: Short Lift Lines

    Cons: Short Ski Runs/Small lodge/Expensive Food/Poor Bar

    You have better options other than 49 . If you live up North you have Schweitzer and Red Mtn. Two superior mountains compared to 49. Every year I look at th... Full review

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  • 4

    49th Degrees North Review

    by seanowens - 7th November 2008

    Pros: Good terrain and short lift lines

    Cons: No village or nightlife

    Very good local mountain in Eastern Washington. The roads to the mountain are very good and well cleared. No slow winding roads that take forever to get u... Full review

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  • 1

    Schweitzer is 100% better for the money

    by Mr. Rogers - 5th November 2008

    Pros: N/A

    Cons: Big Mountain Prices at a little Hill ???

    I would not waste my time with 49, if you have gone that far already then go to a bigger better mountain for the same price. Schweitzer offfers way more !!!... Full review

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  • 1

    Too far

    by TaylorL - 16th October 2008

    Pros: The new bowl

    Cons: Everything else

    49 is too far to drive for the lack of great skiing. If I want to drive that far, I might as well go to Silver or Schweitzer. There food in the lodge was gr... Full review

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