Mt Baker is located in Northern Washington, near to the coast and lying between Seattle and Vancouver. The resort has a great reputation as a mecca for powder lovers, and it holds the record for greatest snowfall in one season (1,140 inches fell in the ‘98/’99 season) – giving you a snow sure guarantee in Mt Baker! Getting to Mount Baker is quickest from Vancouver – which is just 2 hours away by road – but driving from Seattle is also possible, and takes 2hr30mins. Find out more about ski holidays in Mount Baker below! Read more...
Skiing in Mt Baker takes place on 38 trails covering 1000 acres, and served by 9 lifts, although this does not include the extensive backcountry opportunities available. There’s something for everyone on offer, with intermediates and beginners in Mt Baker well provided for, and both easy nursery runs and more challenging runs for progression included. For more experienced skiers in Mt Baker there are excellent backcountry (off-piste) skiing areas to explore. Snowboarders in Mt Baker are spoilt for choice, and not only is there a great snowpark (Pinky Park), there’s also the annual Mt Baker Legendary Banked Slalom, a precursor to boardercross. Cross country skiers in Mt Baker have 4km of ski trails to explore.
Traditional timber chalets with luxury features are perfect for a relaxing ski holiday, but there's plenty more on offer too!
Accommodation in Mt Baker gives you great access to the skiing area. The offering includes self-catered chalets in Mt Baker in the traditional timber style, and with luxury facilities such as hot tubs it’s a perfect place to unwind once you’ve taken your boots off. For those on a group or family holiday in Mt Baker, large chalets are on offer and guarantee a high level of comfort. And Mt Baker offers much beyond the skiing, with the Mt Baker Snoqualmie National Forest a place of great beauty, and snowshoeing and snowmobiling on offer too!