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Address: Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, Glacier, WA
Phone Number: 360-734-6771
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Activities: Skiing, Hiking
Description: Glaciers, crevasses and snowy pinnacles make this area a challenge for...
Glaciers, crevasses and snowy pinnacles make this area a challenge for skiers.
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Hiking the to Artists Point

Although the drive is a bit windy, the views from the top are stunning. Other than a place to fill your water bottle and use a washroom there is nothing else to divert from an... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 16, 2015
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Victoria, Canada
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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Although the drive is a bit windy, the views from the top are stunning. Other than a place to fill your water bottle and use a washroom there is nothing else to divert from an incredible hike. The lowest snowpack in 62 years, this part of the hiking system is already open to the public. There is still a bit... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Love the laid back family vibe at MtBaker. A nice break from the mega-resorts where you have to race for your lines. Great snowfall, easy backcountry access, nice people, and great terrain. As mellow or as serious as you want. Don't forget your transceiver, probe, shovel, and friends if you leave the ski area. Some SERIOUS terrain and natural hazards... More 

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Coquitlam, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

this is great area that feels like it is a million miles away, surrounded by mountains , no powerlines, no condos and fancy coffeeshops here, just lots of snow and a true wilderness feel

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mims florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 530 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

From the terrace where we are staying in Abbotsford BC Canada we look across Fraser Valley to the magnificent Mt Baker in WA. So we had to go see for ourselves, crossing border , and driving up to about 4000 feet where road was still closed because of snow. We picnicked by a picture postcard lake with glorious sunshine in... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

I was just out for a drive without a plan when the road took me here! The ski are was closed but people were still out taking advantage of the fresh snow. The view was wonderful. Easy to access. I did not want to leave.

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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

So living in Vancouver Mt Baker is only a 2+ drive depending on the line up at the boarder. I much prefer Baker to Whistler its better value for money with some great runs on the piste.

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Love actually skiing. ski here, its great :) It's like one step away from that back country feel of being open and free. Kinda like that you have the whole mountain to yourself. I've been coming here for 25 years and I love it everytime.

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Des Moines, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

We did not have pow experience we would have hoped. It was a much warmer winter and the snow was melted and a bit icy in most spots. The runs were nice just wish we had some nice powder to go along with it.

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

I joined the Vancouver Outdoor Club (Meetup.com) with a team of 17 to hike the Mt. Baker North Cascades trails. It was the first time for me, and it is the biggest best kept secret of Washington to the world ! Our destination is only less than 2 hrs. drive from Vancouver, with breathtaking magnificent mountains, glaciers and lakes. We... More 

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Calgary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Went on a Tuesday after it rained on the coast, there was 3 feet of fresh powder snow everywhere!! Practically no lift line at all, the lodge had awesome food and cheap beers. If I had to describe this in 2 words they would be HIDDEN GEM I had such an amazing time one of my best experiences in 15+... More 

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Address: Address: Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, Glacier, WA
Phone Number: 360-734-6771
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Glacier

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