Unlimited Access to Rossignol, Dynastar and Lange Demo Skis & Boots! Located under the top terminal of the Mt. Rainier Gondola, the RDL is stocked with all the new 2017 Rossignol and Dynastar skis! Give one, two or all of the skis a test ride to find the perfect ride… Continue Reading RDL Test Center Now Open!
The Volunteer Ski Patrol will be holding a Skills Evaluation the weekend of February 11 & 12, 2017. The evaluation is a one-day event; you may participate either Saturday or Sunday. Minimum requirements: You must be at least 21 years of age. Expert level Alpine Skier or Snowboarder able to… Continue Reading Crystal Mountain Volunteer Ski Patrol is now Accepting Applications
Happy New Year! 2017 started out with 9″ of fresh snow and more throughout the day! If that wasn’t the best start to your 2017, we don’t know what is! Before we look forward into what January has to offer, we wanted to take a second to recap on all… Continue Reading Goodbye 2016, Hello 2017!
When you think of Crystal Mountain, WA, you probably think of the steep terrain, deep powder days, and athletes like Ingrid Backstrom, Tyler Ceccanti, Blair Habenicht, and Morgan Hebert that call this place home. What you might not think of is its community that fills the slopes and the motorhomes in Crystal’s B-Lot… Continue Reading Crystal Mountain’s Infamous B-Lot Culture
It’s been a busy summer! Several improvements were made to increase guest satisfaction this winter and beyond. We invested a little over $1.5 million on the following projects: Upper Plaza – Expanded Heated Pavers & Replaced Stairs The upper plaza around Right Angle Sports and the entrance to the Day… Continue Reading What’s New for the 2016-2017 Season
Trail Map Stories Written by Kim Kircher Members of the Crystal Mountain community have played a large part in our history and development. Several of these members have been honored over the years by finding a place on our trail map. Below are some of the stories behind the trail… Continue Reading Trail Map Stories
In 2011, Crystal installed it’s first of three “green” water refilling stations in the Summit House at Crystal Mountain. The next two followed in 2012 and were installed in the Campbell Basin Lodge and the day lodge in the base area. These water stations have helped save over 235,065 plastic… Continue Reading Over 235,065 Water Bottles Refilled Mountain Wide
If you haven’t downloaded the new Fatmap trail map for Crystal Mountain, you should go ahead and do it right now. You can download the app on your phone in either the iTunes store or Google Play. For those of you wondering if the upgrade to the pro version is… Continue Reading Fatmap: Best Unmarked Lines
Of all the jobs at a ski area, grooming the slopes at night might be the best one. You get to sculpt the slopes into perfect strips of corduroy at night, then rip them up the next morning. Snow-cat operators know when the slopes are at their prime. When Bruce… Continue Reading Snow Grooming: Making Perfect Corduroy
If you are passionate about helping people, are a confident skier or snowboarder with good/excellent ski/snowboard skills and you want to volunteer, Crystal Mountain Volunteer Ski Patrol might be for you! CMVSP is now accepting applications for next winter. They will be holding skill evaluations on February 6th and February… Continue Reading Volunteer Ski Patrol Now Accepting Applications