Mission Ridge

January 14, 2012

New Snow Headed to the Northwest!

It’s time to dial into Larry’s Powder Report, because another storm is quickly headed our way and Washington looks to be on course for significant snowfall this week. Unofficial Networks put in the legwork to get us some stats and a …

January 6, 2012

Mission Ridge BC Edit

Sometimes it makes me laugh when skiers/riders take to the hill on any given day and the weather doesn’t turn out the way they expected. A recent report from an out-of-town visitor chastised our beloved Mission Ridge for it’s Cascade Concrete on …

December 15, 2011

Snowmaking Update from Mission Ridge

What’s with snowmaking these days? While Washington did receive a good amount of early season snowfall this season, some resorts – such as Mission Ridge – rely on a good amount of pumped snow to keep the runs fresh throughout the dry …

November 25, 2011

Mission Ridge – Snowmaking Fun Facts

October 1 – 16. 5 million gallons of water pumped from the creek. November 1-25th  13.5 million gallons of water was turned into snow November 1-25th a total of 424 total hours making snow. That is some serious production! Thank you snowmaking …

November 10, 2011

Mission Ridge Adds Pisten Bully Groomer

GET READY FOR CORDUROY LIKE BUTTER! In addition to the Pisten Bully (PB) groomer purchased last year, a second PB 400 was added to the fleet for the upcoming 2011-12 season! These beauties are tricked out, top of the line, …

October 10, 2011

Liberator Express Upgrades

A NEW DIGITAL OPERATING SYSTEM, ELECTRICAL MOTOR, WEATHER SHIELDING AND INSULATION WILL IMPROVE RELIABILITY Maintenance crews have been hard at work upgrading Mission Ridge’s Liberator Express lift during the offseason in preparation of the season’s winter opening. The ski area …