SEATTLE’S ADVENTURE SCENE

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Washington State’s largest ski resort, Crystal Mountain sits at an easy 76 miles from Seattle. With an average of 480 inches of snow annually, Crystal spans world-class terrain, an easy-to-navigate trail system, highly sought-after inbounds side-country, and – when the sun is shining – crystal clear views of Mount Rainier.

2,612'Vertical Drop
486"Average Annual Snowfall
2,600Total Acres
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Reigning Rainier

A staggering landscape with views to match, soak up the best of the PNW while Mt. Rainier cheers every lap you take.

Always Improving

The next 5-years will see Crystal Mountain’s largest investment ever, with improvements to both infrastructure and service.

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Steep & Deep

An average 450” of snowfall meets some of the steepest slopes in the PNW, bringing you adventure to remember.

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History

Dating back to the 1960s

Crystal Mountain has been a refuge for the mountain communities of the PNW, providing open space, expansive terrain, and stunning views. Over the years, with legendary names like Billy Kidd hitting the scene as early as 1965 – during the National Alpine Championships – Crystal Mountain has slowly been developing into an iconic destination that is known and beloved around the world.

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Seattle's Sweet Spot

Uniquely set against the rugged vistas of Mt. Rainier, Crystal Mountain is a crown jewel destination settled squarely in Seattle’s backyard. Located in the northeast corner of Mt Rainier National Park, Crystal features year-round family fun for all and easy access to unrivaled wilderness.

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