Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Mt. Baker

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Overall Rating: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.4
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 57
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.3
  • Nightlife
  • 2.3

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 28%
  • Beginner
  • 9%
  • Families
  • 21%
  • Intermediate
  • 30%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 26%
  • Advanced
  • 23%

Helpful Highlights:

Good spring conditions through mid-afternoon (albeit windy). Light snow in the morning, then wet and slushy in the late afternoon. Overall a good day on th...

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  • 5

    On My Top Ten List

    by EdenP - 12th February 2009

    Pros: Awesome runs

    Cons: slow lifts

    Went to Baker a few days ago and had a great time.One of my personal pet peeves about resorts is slow lifts.Not that I don't understand that it takes money ... Full review

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  • 5

    pretty awesome

    by b-webster - 26th January 2009

    Pros: really fun runs

    Cons: like a bunch of people there

    this place is proboably one of the best ski resors in Washington, and has awesome runs. but it's not too fun for intermediates/beginners, because there aren... Full review

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  • 5

    Mt. Baker - the best in WA?

    by scratch - 22nd January 2009

    Pros: Lots of excellent varied terrain, lots of snow, cheap!

    Cons: long drive

    Mt. Baker is quite probably the best Resort in Washington. Certainly my favorite. It has tons of terrain, most of which is excellent and highly varied. T... Full review

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  • 5

    deep snow and steep runs

    by iwill - 29th December 2008

    Pros: it snows there

    Cons: there's no nightlife or lodging

    If you looking for deep snow and steep lines, this is the place. If you're looking for a resort experience, go elsewhere.... Full review

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  • 5

    Mt. Baker Review

    by jeffroush - 15th December 2008

    Pros: Best setting on earth

    Cons: Having to leave

    There is no place like Baker. If your looking for powder up to your nipples its where it at. We went last year for a five day trip, boarded three of them. ... Full review

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  • 5

    Sucks don't try it

    by galle - 13th November 2008

    Pros: if you rip, it's great

    Cons: if you're a hoser go to crystal/stevens/snoqualmie/whistler

    Baker is hands down the best place to ride in washington. The distance keeps the crowds down and the vibes are all time. Lift access to backcountry riding... Full review

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