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Related Regions: Washington, United States, Snoqualmie Pass, North America, Seattle

Overview

Alpental is one of four base areas at the Summit-at-Snoqualmie, separated from the other three by Interstate 90. Alpental offers the most advanced and expert terrain at the area with runs like Upper International and Shot Six. Enjoy a 360-degree view and 500 acres of backcountry terrain alongside 300 in-bounds acres, plus your choice of either black or double-black downhill runs from the top of Chair 2, the Edelweiss chair. Alpental is served by three double chairs and one detachable high-speed quad, has 2,280 feet of vertical, and averages 434 inches of snow a year. 

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Elevation

  • 5420ft
    Summit
  • 2280ft
    Vertical Drop
  • 3140ft
    Base

Lifts

  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 1
  • 0
  • 0
  • 3
  • 1
  • 5
    Total

Terrain

  • Beginner Runs

    14%

  • Intermediate Runs

    45%

  • Advanced Runs

    41%

  • Expert Runs

    %

  • Runs

    24

  • Night Skiing

    121 ac

  • Longest Run

    1.2 mi

  • Skiable Terrain

    825 ac

More Info

The Alpental Lodge's Tyolerstube Restaurant serves pizza, grilled items, fries, soups, pastries, and micro-brews. The Backcountry Kitchen in Denny Mountain Lodge has a diverse lunch menu weekends only. The Alpental store sells a full range of snow shovels, maintenance equipment, backpacks, clothes, goggles, headwear, jackets, and gloves. Nursery/child care available at Summit West. First aid at area; hospital located in Snoqualmie Valley about 28 miles away. Ski rental and repair available at the slope. Ski instruction offered in racing, lessons for juniors and children, snowboarding, and telemark.

Important Dates

  • Projected OpeningProjected Closing12/15/201805/05/2019
  • Days Open Last Year
    120
  • Projected Days Open
    144
  • Years Open
    51
  • Average Snowfall
    428"

Best Alpental Hotels

603 SR 906 Snoqualmie Pass, 98068
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Alpental Reviews

Petr
26th February 20182
Bad food, roads and parking lot are not cleaned, long lines on very slow chair to get to expert terrain. However, mountain...Full review
rickranger54
29th December 20153
Alpena is legit for expert skiing and worth a day trip with good snow. if I go to the pass then that...Full review
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