Mother Nature has finally delivered! 35” of fresh snow has fallen in the past few days and Willamette Pass Resort is kicking off the 2023/2024 ski season this Wednesday, January 10th.
The lodge will open at 8AM and the Twilight and Sleep Hollow lifts will take off at 9AM. Be sure to arrive early for your photo op and to celebrate the start of the season with lots of cheer and FREE Voodoo Donuts – while supplies last!
what terrain will be available?
Starting at 9AM, guests will load Twilight and Sleepy Hollow to access beginner and intermediate trails.
OpenSnow is forecasting another 6 FEET throughout the week and we plan to open more lifts and trails as soon as possible! Please continue checking our snow report page for all weather, lift, and trail status updates. Follow us on social media or call the Snow Phone at 541-345-SNOW EXT 1 for morning updates.
what services will be open?
All resort services will be available:
Restaurant will be open serving delicious breakfast from 8AM-11AM and lunch including soups, salads, burgers and pizza from 11AM-4PM;
Summit House Lounge will offer a full bar selection from 10AM-4PM (21+ only);
Ski & Ride School will have lessons available starting at 10AM and 1PM;
Rentals Shop will have some of the newest selections of rental and demo gear including the new 2023/24 fleet of NeverSummer snowboards;
Guest Services will be open for ticket sales and season pass pick up from 8AM-4:30PM.
Overnight parking will not be available.
What to Expect on Opening Day:
Get your lift tickets online early!
Score lift tickets as low as $23 in January when you buy online and in advance. Check out our variable pricing calendar to find ticket rates and make your purchase early before prices increase!
If you have your Reloadable Willamette Card from last season, you can skip the ticket office. After purchasing your lift tickets online, your existing reloadable card will automatically load your new tickets! That’s less waiting and more shredding! For more information click here.
Let’s Have Fun Out There:
Skiers and riders should expect early season snow coverage. We also wanted to remind everyone that the recent storm has brought in conditions for deep snow immersion pockets, and guests are strongly encouraged to enjoy only open trails and to refrain from going out of bounds. Safety is our top priority. Please keep speed in check, and maintain a safe distance from others on the mountain. We look forward to welcoming you back for another exciting season on the slopes!
Continue using #skiwillamette for a chance to be shared on our Instagram and Facebook accounts. We can’t wait to see your happy faces on opening day this Wednesday and all season long!