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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  • 2

    49 degrees

    by chris broeckling - 19th January 2014

    Pros: decent run selection

    Cons: no speed lifts, expensive for what it is

    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 ... Full review

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  • 2

    49 Degrees North

    by JJ Pond - 5th December 2013

    Pros: It snows there, it's a mountain

    Cons: Poorly operated in all aspects

    In an area of the Northwest that features many classic ski mountains, 49 is at the bottom of pile by far. Where do I begin...the lodge is completely inadeq... Full review

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  • 3

    Good tree skiing, terrible grooming

    by figurado - 15th January 2013

    Pros: Tree skiing, good advanced runs, friendly staff

    Cons: Terrible grooming, very poor management

    This can be a great area for strong skiers who like trees and glades who understand that a mom&pop-sized area can't afford a lot of luxury. Unfortunately th... Full review

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  • 5


    by gailknigge - 18th January 2012

    Pros: never overcrowded

    Cons: outdated, slow lifts

    i recently dropped off my skis @ rental shop for a tune-up. very suprised at low cost, convieniance, and quality of work. i dont know why anyone would waste... Full review

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  • 4

    Great place for those who know.

    by - 5th March 2011

    Pros: Tree skiing- natural terrain jumps

    Cons: Slow lifts

    Here is the thing. Most people who complain about this place are stuck on groomers. If you like trees and pow, then you will love 49. Not the steepest, but ... Full review

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  • 3

    Great Hill - Lousy grooming

    by Spinnin Jim - 15th January 2011

    Pros: Great Hill, Friendly staff, Good snow etc.

    Cons: Lousy Grooming!

    Have been skiing 49 for over a decade and love it, BUT this year the grooming has been deplorable! Last 2 Saturdays have been dangerously icy. A minimal am... Full review

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