Stevens Pass to open for skiing Tuesday after getting a foot of snow overnight
STEVENS PASS, Wash. — The wait is almost over! Stevens Pass Mountain Resort is opening Tuesday for skiing and snowboarding.
Officials at Stevens say they got 11-14″ of “fantastic base building snow” in the last 24 hours and is ready to kick off the season. Lifts will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Two other local ski areas have already opened for the 2016-17 season, but a few others need just a bit more snow first.
Here’s a rundown of other local ski areas:
- Crystal Mountain has already opened for the season and says it is open daily.
- Mt. Baker is also open daily — it has a snow base of more than 68″ at Heather Meadows, the deepest base in the U.S.
- The recent snowstorm has given Snoqualmie a big boost but not enough to open just yet.
- And White Pass is getting closer and closer to opening, but officials there say they need a bit more snow first.