Mount Bachelor

Mount bachelor
Heather Burke
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Heather Burke
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Mt Bachelor in Oregon is bold, beautiful and typically blessed with snow. This dormant volcano in The Cascades offers incredible summit snowfields and scenery. Mt Bachelor is the Pacific Northwest’s largest ski area with 3,700 acres of terrain and the highest skiable elevation in all of Oregon and Washington at 9,065'. 

17/18 Historical Snowfall

Mount Bachelor vs
Mount BachelorMount Ashland
beginner14 %5 %
intermediate34 %20 %
advanced30 %50 %
expert22 %25 %
total runs101 23
ski area4,318ac 220ac
summit elevation9,064ft 7,500ft
total lifts13 5
child lift ticketFree $32
adult lift ticket$96 $42

Mount Bachelor Reviews

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RSRyan S.
intermediate skier
Very Good!

4 / 5

Nov 28, 2017
I've been to this resort once and actually had a hard time skiing because there was a storm. When I could go out and shred through some of the snow, some of the areas were wonderful and a blast to fly through, and others had a bit too much snow where I got bogged down. Still a... More
NMNolan M.
expert skier

4.7 / 5

Nov 28, 2017
This resort has a wide variety of terrain with a perfect layout of the lifts. The greatest thing about it is that it is very big spreading out the crowd. I also personally love the tree skiing proffered there. ... More
advanced snowboarder
Very Good!

4 / 5

Nov 26, 2017
Great mountain with really fun powder on the northwest side if the wind cooperates. Really fun tree runs all over the mountain and really awesome terrain park with the spots named after Oregon surf spots... More
DJDaniel J.
expert snowboarder

4.2 / 5

Nov 24, 2017
Mt Bachelor lands in my top 3 list of places I have ever been. The mountain has so many unique features it could take a long tome to talk about them. The mountain typically gets a ton of snow and since there is limited wind break, the terrain is ever changing. You can find a... More
expert skier

3.9 / 5

Nov 22, 2017
Mt Bachelor is the one of the most unique ski experiences in the country, being able to ski 360 degrees of a volcano that rises above all the surrounding terrain and sometimes even the clouds is worth the travel out to Bend and the additional 30 minutes up to the mountain. The... More
AKAndrew K.
intermediate snowboarder

4.6 / 5

Nov 17, 2017
Coming fron Oregon but nit riding until I moved to Colorado, I expected Bachelor to be mediocre compared to the plethora of resorts in the Rockies. I could not have been more wrong. Mt Bachelor has every level of terrain you can imagine, and such an abundance of nice soft snow to... More
TMTim M.
advanced snowboarder

3 / 5

Nov 12, 2017
Cool. It's cold. Snow. Steep. Hips. Cornice. Power. Don't go. It's stupid. Skiers answer snowboarders unite and take down Donald trump. Is that 30 words? Who's counting this? What the hell?... More
JMJoseph M.
advanced skier
Very Good!

3.9 / 5

Nov 12, 2017
Stooookedlove this place. I wish resorts didn’t cost so much to go to all the time. The price of passes is through the roof. A free pass would make my whole season.... More
JNJustin N.
intermediate snowboarder

4.6 / 5

Nov 09, 2017
ive been too a few different resorts now including breck and bachelor is hands down my favorite place to ride. i LOVE the runs there! and the villages outside near bend are awesome... More
RERachel E.
intermediate snowboarder
Very Good!

4.1 / 5

Nov 07, 2017
The ski 5 day package is great! Great snake runs spattered around the mountain, although I did only explore probably half of it - it's pretty large! Bend, Oregon is a really great blossoming mountain town.... More
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