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White Pass

White Pass Ski Resort Guide

White Pass, United States

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Highest Lift1,996m6,549ft
Lowest Lift1,372m4,501ft
 Nearest AirportsLa Guardia NY and Newark Liberty
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White Pass

Located in the Yakima Valley, good snow record. Home of World Cup champions Phil and Steve Mahrer.

Summary

The American ski resort of White Pass is at an altitude of 1,372m4,501ft.

White Pass has direct access to 37 marked pistes, served by a total of 7 ski lifts.

Skiing

White Pass offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snowboarding

White Pass offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in White Pass.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in White Pass?

The next notable snow forecast is 1cm-, expected on 19 May.

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Snow this week

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Ski Area Stats

White Pass Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 3 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
16
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
13
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
 5 
Cross Country
Total Length
18km11 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
7

Altitudes

White Pass Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,996m6,549ft
Lowest Piste1,372m4,501ft

White Pass Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in White Pass is 4km2 miles long and the most difficult run is the 'Chair Run', which is 2km1 miles in length.

Location and Map

Where is White Pass?

This ski resort is in New York, United States.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to White Pass is La Guardia NY, 18 minutes drive away.

Newark Liberty, JFK New York, Westchester Co, Long Island, Stewart, Lehigh Valley, Tweed-New Haven, Philadelphia and Scranton airports are all within three hours drive.

JFK New York, La Guardia NY, Long Island, Newark Liberty and Westchester Co are just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The seven ski lifts are able to uplift 10,225 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 1 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is White Pass open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in White Pass, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the White Pass Tourist Office for the latest.

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