Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Mt. Baker

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Overall Rating: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.4
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 55.5
  • 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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  • 4

    Great Pow Pow #Lovinit

    by Anonymous - 16th February 2014

    Pros: Powder, No ice, Lots of runs

    Cons: Few green runs for beginners

    I have been riding Baker for 3 months. Just started this year. Baker is a great home mountain. Snow and weather has improved 10 fold. No ice on Saturday. Em... Full review

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  • 4

    Mt. Baker Review

    by anonymous_user - 25th March 2008



    Funny reading the reviews. Truth is Baker is pretty good. I was there the year of the record snowfall (1997). The runs were good, but not great. The snow wa... Full review

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  • 4

    Baker Skiing

    by northwestPOW - 9th March 2012

    Pros: Fun Terrain, Good Snow, Awesome Vibe, Challenging Terrain, Lots of Backcountry Access

    Cons: It's WA... not champagne powder 24/7.

    I have been skiing Baker the last four seasons and love it. It has definitely taken me time and lots of exploring to get to know the mountain - the options ... Full review

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  • 4

    Out of the way but worth the drive...

    by rleestump - 22nd December 2009

    Pros: Snow, snow, snow... variety of terrain, friendly staff, inexpensive

    Cons: Remote, no apres ski...

    Compared to Whistler and Mt. Hood, the two big vertical resorts of the upper northwest, Mt. Baker holds its own for it's snow, beautiful locale, friendly st... Full review

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  • 4

    Baker BRA

    by amerken - 15th March 2009

    Pros: Great terrain especially if your wiling to hike

    Cons: Not that much variety in bounds and out of bounds get skiied out qucik

    Its a great resort to piggy back from. I spent all winter of 09 skiing it and got to know the back country pretty well. Lots of people doing it, and everyon... Full review

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  • 4

    Great Oldschool Resort

    by powrida - 1st April 2010

    Pros: Sweet stashes & good variety

    Cons: Lack of apres activities

    The February weather was not the greatest, however, the two days that we rode at Baker were awesome. The resort is a bit out of the way but staying at any o... Full review

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