Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Alpental

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Overall Rating: 4.0

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.6
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 57
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.5
  • Nightlife
  • 2.5

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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  • 5

    Very good for advanced riders

    by Tim Anderson - 4th January 2014

    Pros: Steep and Deep, Vast backcountry, untracked powder, Close to Seattle

    Cons: Amenities lacking, long lift lines

    Nestled in the Cascade Mountains. Alpental is one little known secret. Steep runs and deep snow beckon for skiers and boarders alike. Lodge could use some u... Full review

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  • 5

    Alpental Review

    by anonymous_user - 15th November 2006

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    Alpental is Defenately my favorite mt. in Washington, It's pretty much like a miniature Mt. Baker , the terrain is similar. Once you've riden Alpental's BC... Full review

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  • 5

    Best Steep, Rigid, and all around place to ski/snowboard.

    by Alpy89 - 30th March 2010

    Pros: Downhill, Vertical Drop, Backcountry, Big Cliffs

    Cons: Lift Lines

    I learned to ski at Alpy when I was 2, I am 20 now. I have skied at many other places in the USA and Canada and still return to Alpental. I consider Alpenta... Full review

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  • 5

    Alpental Review

    by anonymous_user - 31st March 2008

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    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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  • 5

    Alpental Review

    by anonymous_user - 1st February 2008

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    Alpental is great mid-week, no crowds and some of the best terrain in the country. Alot of people say it is small (and that is just fine with the locals) b... Full review

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  • 5

    Alpental Review

    by anonymous_user - 19th February 2008

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    Alpental is not only great because of the drive compared to Crystal, Stevens, or Baker while providing steep slopes and challenging terrain. Unlike the rest... Full review

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