Summit West, Stevens Pass, White Pass and Crystal Mountain will open the season this coming weekend...
Time to fine tune and wax those boards as many Washington ski areas are opening this weekend.
Summit West at Snoqualmie will open tomorrow from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., with a base depth of 22 inches. Surface conditions were packed powder and corduroy from the recent storm.
Early-season lift ticket prices are $32 plus tax for adults, and $24 plus tax for youth.
Alpental, Summit East and Summit Central are waiting for more snow before opening up.
Stevens Pass Ski Area will begin operating on Sunday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Stevens has snow depths of 35-43 inches, and will operate the Hogsback, Skyline, Brooks, Tye Mill and Daisy chairlifts.
Early-season lift ticket prices are $35 plus tax for adults, and $22 plus tax for youth.
Crystal Mountain Resort received quite a bite of new snow in recent days, and will open tomorrow from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Crystal snow depth is 26-50 inches., and will operate the Discovery, Chinook Express, Forest Queen, Rainier Express and Green Valley chairlifts.
Adult lift tickets at Crystal will be offered at a reduced price of $40 tomorrow. Prices are subject to change as more terrain opens.
White Pass is planning on opening Sunday from 8:45 a.m. to 4 p.m. as long as conditions hold up. They have a snow depth of 26-43 inches.
Mount Baker is open daily from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. with a snow depth of 60-74 inches. 49 Degrees North will be open Fridays to Tuesdays from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and a snow depth of 20-36 inches. Mount Spokane is open daily 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. with a snow depth of 18-40 inches.
Ski Bluewood and Mission Ridge and waiting for more snow before opening.