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Mt Baker Ski Area

Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, Glacier, WA
+1 360-734-6771
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So beautiful in late summer!

We visited there 2017 Aug 25-27. Picture Lake loop is so easy. You could go through the loop with a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Yinxin Z
Beautiful area of Washington State

Beautiful, place in the State of Washington, not too commercialized, excellent natural beauty, nice... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
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Glaciers, crevasses and snowy pinnacles make this area a challenge for skiers.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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“chair lift” (6 reviews)
“great snow” (6 reviews)
“artist point” (17 reviews)
Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, Glacier, WA
+1 360-734-6771
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited there 2017 Aug 25-27. Picture Lake loop is so easy. You could go through the loop with a stroller. It's less than 1km, very flat. Best visited in late afternoon, so the light is from west and you look to east to see...More

Thank Yinxin Z
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Beautiful, place in the State of Washington, not too commercialized, excellent natural beauty, nice drive with waterfall on the way. Highly recommend. Have a full tank of gas if you go.

Thank ASD28803
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I spent a week going around the Mt Baker area, I took some awesome pictures and saw some beautiful sights! Great place to go alone or with friends or family to do some camping!!

Thank Vicki R
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Visited this area in the afternoon and early morning before we left Glacier. Hiked through the snow across the many mounds of snow. Beautiful views. Parking lot had just been somewhat plowed the week earlier. Breathtaking.

Thank Cindi K
Reviewed 13 August 2017

I went along the Mt. Baker Highway with my friend and her kids to see the snow that was still in the Mt. Baker ski area in July.. My friend had just been up there showing other visitors the beautiful area a week before and...More

Thank 2016hoteltips
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We are fortunate to be able to look at Mt Baker every day, so it made sense to take a day trip to visit it. We crossed the border at Sumas and followed the signs ~ a straight forward drive of approximately 60 miles from...More

Thank MPAnderson001
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Great hiking off the Cascade highway south of Mount Baker in the National Forest. 7.5 mile round trip with varied landscapes of forest ,slopes with boulders ,stream crossings and snow field at the divide between park butte and the Railroad Grade Trail in mid July....More

Thank DallasPaza
Reviewed 30 July 2017

What pictures you can get... and if kids like the idea of sledding in the middle of the summer- you can do it here! We drove up to Artist Point parking area... there were many places for kids to have a GREAT time playing in...More

2  Thank TigerSouthCarolina
Reviewed 15 July 2017

A breathtaking summer destination. Picture lake is amazing to stroll around, and the meadows at the base of the chairlifts have snow in July, with 80 degree weather. A pretty little river runs through Maple Falls and Glacier. Just a lovely destination!

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Wow! Us flatlanders truly appreciate a day in the mountains, but this was the ultimate to get to go to Artist's Point! Incredible views and 20 feet of snow at the top made for a wonderful experience that we will treasure forever! The Nookshack Falls...More

Thank InSearchofMusic
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Mikki A
30 November 2016|
Response from Mike N | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if you are asking about staying up at the ski area or closer to Glacier. In Glacier there are several smaller bar/restaurants, I would highly recommend the Italian Restaurant Milanos
6 September 2015|
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Response from gwgMimsFlorida | Reviewed this property |
beautiful time of year to visit and roads should be open but check with Park Rangers just before setting off. Take food and drink with you from wherever you are staying as not many places nearby especially at night. Could... More