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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  • 3

    not bad, not great

    by ryannw - 30th December 2010

    Pros: new quad and area, good park

    Cons: low base area means more rain, older lifts

    49 has some of the nicest people working there, but that isnt always what your looking for. the base area is a little low( which can mean sleet or rain), an... Full review

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  • 5

    customer service

    by dan2003 - 14th December 2010

    Pros: friendly staff

    Cons: none

    everyone from the ski instructors (dr mike and ron) to the lift operators to the ski rental staff were very friendly and customer satisfaction oriented. Ve... Full review

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  • 1

    Poor facility, overpriced beer, rowdy boarders

    by skatter - 27th December 2009

    Pros: close to Spokane

    Cons: Can't help they don't have any snow. Lots of brush, poor lifts, main quad down.

    Not impressed at all. There only advantage is being close to Chewelah (who cares), they can't help no snow. Could adjust their prices for the conditions &... Full review

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  • 5

    Our Favorite

    by Dave G - 17th March 2009

    Pros: Frienly, helpful staff and food.

    Cons: Chair 4 needs to open more at least on Fridays.

    49 degrees is as friendly as it gets. The staff is extremely friendly and will go out of their way to make your day go well. For those who were disappointe... Full review

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  • 2

    Chair down...again

    by Rocky Racoon - 16th March 2009

    Pros: Fresh new snow and few people

    Cons: Quad was down, grooming was pathetic, beer is overpriced

    I have gone a couple dozen times to 49 this season and overall the experiencs have been enjoyable. Today, I went up because a huge dump of snow has occured ... Full review

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  • 5

    Nice Local Mountain

    by SweetSki - 16th March 2009

    Pros: Nice amount of acerage

    Cons: Could use more Groomers on the Black Diamonds

    Really nice local mountain. Friendly staff. Nice variety of terrain. Easy parking and drive to the mountain. The new Quad is nice. It would be even bet... Full review

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