User-Generated Reviews for Alpental

Browse our collection of user-generated reviews of Alpental to better plan your ski trip. Alpental reviews are sorted by Overall Rating, Downhill Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly.

Overall Rating: 4.0

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.6
  • All Mtn. Terrain
  • 58.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.5
  • 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

    Outrageous steep, adavanced terrain 45 minutes from Seattle!

    by AmyBooo - 24th January 2009

    Pros: Downhill, vertical, terrain, "slackcountry", local

    Cons: No park, no nightlife

    I live in Seattle and love the fact that I can drive for 45 minutes and find the little gem known as Alpental. This resort is composed of 75% advanced terr... Full review

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  • 4

    Its a Crowd

    by rocubr - 16th February 2011

    Pros: steep terrain, close to Seattle,

    Cons: Low elevation, Crowds, Relatively Small

    Alpental is a great place for weekday powder. It's close to Seattle, and it has some killer terrain for experts, especially in the backcountry. However, on ... Full review

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  • 4

    great local skiing

    by BillyDimlow - 5th March 2011

    Pros: powder, terrain and location

    Cons: overpriced food

    great skiing for a local resort. If you live within 1 hour and about 30 minutes of the place it is definatley worth it. The best by a landslide of all of th... 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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  • 4


    by Klipsch - 19th March 2009

    Pros: Steep

    Cons: Hit or Miss

    Alpental is really the only place to go during the week, to get fun, steep runs only an hour away from Seattle. What makes Alpental great is its accessibili... Full review

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  • 4

    Alpental Review

    by anonymous_user - 1st February 2008



    I have been skiing and snowboarding the resorts in Wasington for over 30 years and there is no place like the "Big A". If you are looking for easy terrain ... Full review

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