UPDATED 12.5.2015: Be sure to check out each resort’s website for the most current details and conditions – the weather this time of year can change things quickly.
49 Degrees North will open the season on Sunday, December 6 with Chairlift #1 and #3 as well as the Hobbitt Handle Tow operating. Terrain will be limited but will include summit to base area runs, as well as beginner terrain. For more information on operations and conditions see: http://www.ski49n.com/snow_report.php
Crystal Mountain is open operating Mt. Rainier Gondola, Green Valley Express, Rainier Express & Discovery chairs starting at 9 am. Forest Queen Express & Chair 6 will open on Sunday, December 6. For more information on conditions and operations go to: http://crystalmountainresort.com/the-mountain/current-conditions
Mission Ridge Ski & Snowboard Resort is open this weekend operating Chairs 1, 2, 3 as well as the Pika Peak and LIBtech 100LAPS rope tows scheduled from 9am-4pm. For details see: https://missionridge.com/snow-report
Methow Trails is open daily nearly every trail in the 120 mile system. For more information go to: http://www.methowtrails.org/winter-trails/grooming/
Mt Baker is operating daily with full operation out of both base areas, with all three lodges, all 8 chair lifts, and both free handle tows open this weekend and normal weekday operation Monday through Friday. The resort will be full operation for weekends and holidays. For more information go to: http://www.mtbaker.us/snow-report/
Stevens Pass Mountain Resort is operating the Daisy and Hogsback chairs from 9 am to 4 pm and adding Skyline and Brooks chairs at 12 pm on Saturday. Also, one Magic Carpet in the learning area, and the Rope Tow with a rail park will operate. For details see: www.stevenspass.com
White Pass Ski Area will operate the Great White chairlift, platter and carpet Saturday, December 5 and Sunday, December 6, 8:45 am to 4 pm with weekend-only operation until there is additional snowpack. For more details go to http://skiwhitepass.com/the-mountain/snow-report.aspx