Washington

Mt. Baker Ski Resort

Find a Ski Resort in North America & Worldwide
# 3Small Ski Area in North America
# 3Small Ski Area in United States
# 1Overall in Washington
All Reviews

Mt. Baker Ski Area, located in the North Cascades of Washington, averages a whopping average yearly snowfall of over 600 inches. The mountain’s 1,000 skiable acres are serviced by 8 lifts, 2 rope tows, 2 day lodges and 31 runs. Mount Baker’s summit elevation of 5,089 feet delivers skiers and riders 1,500 feet of vertical.

Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest surrounds the ski area, providing numerous summer activities, including hiking, biking, fishing and more.

Where Is Mt. Baker Ski Resort Located?

Mt. Baker is located approximately 130 miles north of Seattle, Washington, and 86 miles east of Vancouver, BC. It’s also a little over an hour from Bellingham and Abbotsford, BC. Snow chains may be needed to get to the resort during winter.

Plan Your Trip

Mt. Baker Lodging

Best Time for Snow

Total Snowfall

240"
150"
100"
50"
0"
106"
Nov
151"
Dec
200"
Jan
176"
Feb
117"
Mar
40"
Apr
0"
May

Total Lifts: 10

8
Quad Chairs
2
Surface Lifts

Elevation

5000'
Summit
1500'
Vertical Drop
3500'
Base

Important Dates

December 04, 20212021/12/04

Projected Opening

April 17, 20222022/04/17

Projected Closing

140

Projected Days Open

143

Days Open Last Year

68

Years Open

663"

Average Snowfall
Copyright © 1995-2021 Mountain News Corporation. All rights reserved.