Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Alpental

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Overall Rating: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.6
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 57
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.4
  • Nightlife
  • 2.4

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 34%
  • Beginner
  • 0%
  • Families
  • 14%
  • Intermediate
  • 14%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 23%
  • Advanced
  • 40%

Helpful Highlights:

Great runs up on chair 2, lots of space and usually not very crowded. Backcountry is massive with great runs and great snow. All kinds of terrain from inten...

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  • 4

    Skating Rink @ Alpental

    by seattleskiergirl - 14th January 2009

    Pros: Normally Excellent

    Cons: Rain + Freeze = Ice

    Heads up folks. The terrain at Alpental, normally fantastic for night skiing, is currently closer to a sloped skating rink. We visited last night, 1/13/09, ... Full review

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  • 2

    Unbelievable Safety Issues

    by indispenceable - 11th January 2009

    Pros: Close to Seattle

    Cons: Awful hill maintenance

    STAY AWAY UNTIL THEY GET SOME SNOW and even then think twice! I know they've had some pretty harsh weather, but on Friday night Jan 9, I saw at least 5 hug... Full review

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  • 5

    awesome

    by b-webster - 16th December 2008

    Pros: fun

    Cons: cool

    this is one of the best ski resorts for people who love really hard down hill runs. this place is not good for beginners though, there are only a couple mod... Full review

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  • 4

    Check out the backcountry!

    by eeeh - 6th December 2008

    Pros: steep, varied, terrain

    Cons: lift 2 (to upper area) has long lines

    The Summit at Snoqualmie has a reputation for moderate terrain, but that refers to Summit West, Central and East. Alpental is another story. Alpental is f... Full review

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  • 5

    Alpental Review

    by anonymous_user - 20th April 2008

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    Most people need to keep their mouths shut about Alpental. You're only bringing more people in. Fortunately, many people can't ski this place that hard and ... Full review

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  • 5

    Alpental Review

    by anonymous_user - 31st March 2008

    Pros:

    Cons:

    Alpental is truly a skier's dream. As soon as you enter the parking lot, you immediately realize why. Often, there is light, fluffy snow at Alpental, and th... Full review

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