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49 Degrees North


Where: Chewelah


Phone: (866) 376-4949


Web site: www.ski49n.com


Verts: 1,851 ft. Runs: 68


Longest Run: 2.5 miles


Terrain: Beg.30%, Int.40%, Adv.25%, Exp.5%


Ticket prices: $34-$43





Crystal


Where: Enumclaw


Phone: (360) 663-2265


Web site: www.skicrystal.com


Verts: 3,100 ft. Runs: 50


Longest Run: 2.5 miles


Terrain: Beg.11%, Int.54%, Adv.35%


Ticket prices: $23-$58





Mission Ridge


Where: Wenatchee


Phone: (509) 663-6543


Web site: www.missionridge.com


Verts: 2,250 ft. Runs: 36


Terrain: Beg.10%, Int.60%, Adv.30%


Ticket prices: $28-$48





Mount Baker


Where: Bellingham


Phone: (360) 734-6771


Web Site: www.mtbaker.us


Verts: 1,500 ft. Runs: 32


Terrain: Beg.24%, Int.45%, Adv.31%


Ticket prices: $30.65-$41.32





Mount Spokane


Where: Colbert


Phone: (509) 443-1397


Web site: mtspokane.com


Verts: 1,689 ft. Runs: 45


Terrain: Beg.23%, Int.45%, Adv.32%


Ticket prices: $19-$36





Bluewood


Where: Dayton


Phone: (509) 382-4725


Web site: www.bluewood.com


Verts: 1,125 ft. Runs: 24


Terrain: Beg.27%, Int.43%, Adv.30%


Ticket prices: $26-$36 (Platterpull ticket: $24)





Stevens Pass


Where: Leavenworth


Phone: (206) 812-4510


Web site: stevenspass.com


Verts: 1,800 ft. Runs: 37


Terrain: Beg.11%, Int.54%, Adv.35%


Ticket prices: $25.81-$54.38





Snoqualmie Summit


Where: Snoqualmie


Phone: (425) 434-7669


Web site: www.summitatsnoqualmie.com


Verts: 1025 ft. Runs:76


Terrain: (Four hills -- Alpental, Summit West, Summit East, Summit Central) Beg.15%, Int.60%, Adv.25%


Ticket prices: $27-$51





White Pass


Where: Yakima


Phone: (509) 672-3101


Web site: skiwhitepass.com


Verts: 1,500 ft. Runs: 32


Terrain: Beg.20%, Int.60%, Adv.20%


Ticket prices: $19-$45





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Brundage


Where: McCall


Phone: (208) 634-7462


Web site: www.brundage.com


Verts: 1,800 ft. Runs: 43


Terrain: Beg.34%, Int.33%, Adv.33%


Ticket prices: $22-$48





Lookout Pass


Where: Wallace


Phone: (208) 744-1301


Web site: www.skilookout.com


Verts: 1,150 ft. Runs: 34


Longest Run: 1.5 miles


Terrain: Beg.25%, Int.45%, Adv.20%, Expert.10%


Ticket prices: $19-$30





Schweitzer


Where: Sandpoint


Phone: (208) 263-9555


Web site: www.schweitzer.com


Verts: 2,400 ft. Runs: 67


Longest Run: 1.7 miles


Terrain: Beg.20%, Int.40%, Adv.35%, Exp.5%


Ticket prices: $40-$55





Silver Mountain


Where: Kellogg


Phone: (208) 204-6428


Web Site: www.skisilver.com


Verts: 2,200 ft. Runs: 67


Terrain: Beg.20%, Int.40%, Adv.30%. Exp.10%


Ticket prices: $31-$46





Tamarack


Where: Donnelly


Phone: (208) 325-1000


Web site: tamarackidaho.com


Verts: 2,800 ft. Runs: 41


Terrain: Beg.15%, Int.56%, Adv.29%


Ticket prices: $29-$58





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WHITEFISH MOUNTAIN


Where: Whitefish


Phone: (406) 862-2900


Web site: www.bigmtn.com


Verts: 2,500 ft. Runs: 94


Terrain: Beg.20%,Int.50%,Adv.30%


Ticket prices: $30-$56





Big Sky


Where: Bozeman


Phone: (406) 995-5900


Web site: bigskyresort.com


Verts: 4,350 ft. Runs: 150


Terrain: Beg.17%, Int.25%, Adv.37%. Adv.21%


Ticket prices: $55-$75





Bridger Bowl


Where: Bozeman


Phone: (406) 586-2389


Web site: bridgerbowl.com


Verts: 2,600 ft. Runs:71


Terrain: Beg.25%, Int.35%, Adv.40%, Exp. 10%


Ticket prices: $35-$43





Discovery Basin


Where: Anaconda


Phone: (406) 563-2184


Web site: skidiscovery.com


Verts: 1,670 ft. Runs:63


Terrain: Beg.20%, Int.25%, Adv.25%,Exp.30%


Ticket prices: $24-$32





Lost Trail Mountain


Where: Darby


Phone: (406) 821-3211


Web site: www.losttrail.com


Verts: 1,200 ft. Runs: 45


Ticket prices: $24-$32





Snowbowl


Where: Missoula


Phone: (406) 549-9777


Web site: www.montanasnowbowl.com


Verts: 2,600 ft. Runs: 39


Terrain: Beg.20%, Int.40%, Adv.40%


Ticket Prices: $31-$36





Turner Mountain


Where: Libby


Phone: (406) 293-4317


Web site: www.skiturner.com


Verts: 2,110ft. Runs: 20


Terrain: Beg.10%, Int.20%, Adv.70%


Ticket prices: $21-$26





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Anthony Lakes


Where: Baker City


Phone: (541) 856-3277


Web site: anthonylakes.com


Verts: 900 ft. Runs: 21


Terrain: Beg.20%, Int.38%, Adv.42%


Ticket Prices: $15-$35





Mount Bachelor


Where: Bend


Phone: (800) 829-2442


Web site: www.mtbachelor.com


Verts: 3,365 ft. Runs: 71 runs


Terrain: Beg.15%, Int.25%, Adv.35%, Exp.25%


Ticket prices: $34-$56





Mount Hood Ski Bowl


Where: Hood River


Phone: (503) 222-2695


Web site: www.skibowl.com


Verts: 1,500 ft. Runs: 65


Terrain: Beg.20%, Int.40%, Adv.40%


Ticket prices: $19-$39





Timberline


Where: Hood River


Phone: (503) 622-0717


Web site: www.timberlinelodge.com


Verts: 3,580 ft. Runs: 32


Terrain: Beg.30%, Int.50%, Adv.20%


Ticket prices: $20-$54





Mount Hood Meadows


Where: Hood River


Phone: (800) SKI-HOOD


Web site: www.skihood.com


Verts: 2,777 ft. Runs: 85


Terrain: Beg.15%, Int.50%, Adv.35%


Ticket Prices: $20-$64





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Apex


Where: Penticton, B.C.


Phone: (877) 777-APEX


Web site: www.apexresort.com


Verts: 2,000 ft. Runs: 67


Terrain: Beg.16%, Int.48%, Adv.36%


Ticket prices: $12-$55





Mount Norquay


Where: Banff, Alberta


Phone: (403) 762-4421


Web site: www.banffnorquay.com


Verts: 1,650 ft. Runs: 28


Terrain: Bg.20%, In.36%, Adv.28%, Exp. 16%


Ticket prices: $22-$49





Big White


Where: Kelowna, B.C.


Phone: (250) 765-3101


Web site: www.bigwhite.com


Verts: 2,550 ft. Runs: 118


Terrain: Beg.18%, Int.54%, Adv.22%, Exp. 22%


Ticket prices: $33-$70





Whistler/Blackcomb


Where: Vancouver, B.C.


Phone: (800) 766-0449


Web site: www.whistler-blackcomb.com


Verts: 5,280 ft. Runs: 200+


Terrain: Beg.15%, Int.55%, Adv.30%


Ticket prices: $68-$75





Fairmont


Where: Fairmont, B.C.


Phone: (800) 663-4979


Web site: www.fairmontresort.com


Verts: 1,000 ft. Runs: 13


Terrain: Beg.20%, Int.60%, Adv.20%


Ticket prices: $26-$40





Fernie Snow Valley


Where: Fernie, B.C.


Phone: (250) 423-4655


Web site: www.skifernie. com


Verts: 2,816 ft. Runs: 107


Terrain: Beg.30%, Int.40%, Adv.30%


Ticket prices: $45-$72





Ski Nakiska


Where: Kananaskis, Alb.


Phone: (403) 256-8473


Web site: www.skinakiska.com


Verts: 2,411 ft. Runs: 28


Terrain: Beg.16%, Int.70%, Adv.14%


Ticket prices: $36-$55





Kimberley


Where: Kimberley, B.C.


Phone: (250) 427-4881


Web site: skikimberley.com


Verts: 2,465 ft. Runs: 78


Terrain: Beg.25%, Int.42%, Adv.38%


Ticket prices: $36-$55





Lake Louise


Where: Lake Louise, Alb.


Phone: (403) 244-6665


Web site: www.skilouise.com


Verts: 3,250 ft. Runs: 139


Terrain: Beg.25%, Int.45%, Adv.30%


Ticket prices: $45-$72





Mount Baldy


Where: Osoyoos, B.C.


Phone: (250) 498-4086


Web site: www.skibaldy.com


Verts: 1,500 ft. Runs: 23


Terrain: Beg.33%, Int.46%, Adv.21%


Ticket prices: $24-$46





Panorama


Where: Panorama, B.C.


Phone: (800) 663-2929


Web site: www.panoramaresort.com


Verts: 4,000 ft. Runs: 120+


Terrain: Beg.20%, Int.55%,Exp.25%


Ticket prices: $41-$67





Red Mountain


Where: Rossland, B.C.


Phone: (800) 663-0105


Web site: www.ski-red.com


Verts: 2,900 ft. Runs: 83


Terrain: Beg.10%, Int.45%, Adv.45%


Ticket prices: $46-$58





Silver Star


Where: Vernon, B.C.


Phone: (250) 542-1745


Web site: skisilverstar.com


Verts: 2,500 ft. Runs: 112


Terrain: Beg.20%, Int.50%, Adv.30%


Ticket prices: $42-$65





Kicking Horse


Where: Golden, B.C.


Phone: (866) SKI-KICK


Web site: www.kickinghorseresort.com


Verts: 4,133 ft. Runs: 106


Terrain: Beg.20%, Int.20%, Adv.45%, Exp.15%


Ticket prices: $20-$58





Sunshine Village


Where: Lake Louise, Alb.


Phone: 87-SKI-BANFF


Web site: www.skibanff.com


Verts: 3,514 ft. Runs: 107


Terrain: Beg.20%, Int.55%, Adv.25%


Ticket prices: $24-$74





Whitewater


Where: Nelson, B.C.


Phone: (800) 666-9420


Web site: skiwhitewater.com


Verts: 1,300 ft. Runs: 38


Terrain: Beg.20%, Int.40%, Adv.40%


Ticket prices: $22-$48





Revelstoke


Where: Revelstoke, B.C.


Phone: (888) 837-2188


Web site: discoverstoke.com


Verts: 4,700 ft. Runs: 27


Terrain: Beg.25%, Int.25%, Adv.25%


Ticket prices: $42-$56

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