Seattle Area Skiing
Explore the great outdoors with a weekend getaway in Seattle, perfect for ski enthusiasts. With the Snoqualmie Summit ski area and Mt Baker ski resort both nearby, Red Lion Hotel guests can satisfy their appetite for adventure and take in the captivating views of Seattle’s ski terrain.
Snoqualmie Summit Ski Area
Enjoy Seattle, Washington lodging at the Red Lion Hotel during your adventure high in the Mt. Baker/Snoqualmie National Forest - 45 miles from Seattle - Summit at Snoqualmie is the skiing and snowboarding oasis of the Pacific Northwest. Encompassing Summit West, Summit Central, Summit East and Alpental, the ski resort features 1,100 acres of incredible ski terrain, diverse ski slopes, 1,100-foot verticals, breathtaking scenery and awesome cross-country trails. Summit Central offers an Olympic-sized superpipe, beginner to black diamond runs, terrain parks, glades, and tubes. Summit East offers excellent alpine skiing, fall-line terrain and playful tree runs. Enjoy alpine skiing on three miles of amazing cross-country trails at the Summit Nordic Center. The West 52nd Terrain Park and West Greenhorn Park are exciting terrain parks and snowboard areas with jib and snow features for all riders. The Summit Tubing Area offers family snow tubing. Visit www.summitatsnoqualmie.com.
Mt Baker Ski Resort
One of Washington's premier ski resorts, Mt. Baker offers diverse ski terrain, a variety of challenging ski runs, freestyle areas, 1500 vertical feet and an elevation of 3,500 feet. Enjoy downhill skiing, cross country, snowboarding, snowshoeing, tubing, and snowmobiling. According to Powder Magazine, Mt. Baker Ski Area receives the highest average snowfall of any ski area in North America, with more than 615 inches falling each year. The resort plays host to the largest snowboard race in the world with 240 competitors in its legendary Banked Slalom. Visit www.mtbaker.us.