Anthony Lakes Ski Resort is a ski area located in the state of Oregon in USA. The resort is in the town of Haines, OR.
We recently ranked all of Oregon's ski resorts, so you can see where Anthony Lakes stacks up against all its nearby ski hills!
Anthony Lakes is not a part of any nationwide lift ticket system. Passes such as Epic, IKON, or Mountain Collective allow pass holders to ski at multiple mountians with a single purchase. Unfortunately, none of those passes work with Anthony Lakes Ski Resort. To purchase season passes, you'll need to visit Anthony Lakes's website.
There are numerous options to stay at Anthony Lakes around the resort. Check out the available options with the form below.
Anthony Lakes Mountain Resort Terrain Overview
Anthony Lakes has a total of 21 ski trails, which are serviced by 3 ski lifts, gondolas and/or trams. The amount of skiable area in this park is huge, with a maximum of 1,100 acres available to skiers. This area is equivalent to 445 hectares, 1.7 square miles, or 4.5 square kilometers.
Anthony Lakes's slopes see on average 197 inches (5.0 meters) of snowfall a year. That is almost 16 feet every year!
Anthony Lakes Ski Resort Elevation
Anthony Lakes Ski Resort has a summit elevation of 8,000 feet, or 2,438 meters. However, not all of that elevation is able to be skied. The base of the ski slope sits at 7,100 feet above sea level, creating a ski hill that is 900 feet (274 meters) high. This is referred to as the slope's vertical drop - or a measure of how high the skiable hill is.
Anthony Lakes's summit elevation is higher than average. There are a lot of ski slopes that are much higher than this one (some stretch to 12,000 feet!), but it is not small by any stretch of the imagination.
Anthony Lakes Ski Resort Difficulty Level
47.7out of 100
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At Parks & Trips, we've created a proprietary Difficulty Score that attempts to show how difficult a particular ski slope is. We get to this number by combining a number of metrics for each resort and comparing them to its peers. Most of the score is based off the amount of easy-intermediate-expert slopes by acreage and the maximum vertical drop of the overall resort, but also includes a few lesser-used metrics as well.
Our algorithm compares each resort’s metrics with all others in North America, then assigns each a Difficulty Score, which we use to rank them accordingly. Resorts with a lower score are easier to ski than those with a higher one. However, a high score does not mean that the resort does not have any easy slopes, or vice versa. This is just an overall score given to the resort based on all its metrics grouped together.
Skiable Terrain by Difficulty Level
Anthony Lakes has 1,100 total skiable acres, which can be broken down into the three main groups of difficulty: Beginner, Intermediate, and Expert.Anthony Lakes is a beginner-friendly ski area, with about 20% of its trails as easy. However, it also has a fair share of more difficult runs - which account for the remaining 80%.
Beginner trails (identified by a green circle) are the easiest trails on the hill with a gradual 25% or less gradient, and are usually wide to accommodate beginner skiers.
Intermediate trails (identified by a blue square) are usually the most popular and crowded runs, which have a slope of anywhere between 25-40%.
Expert trails (identified by a black diamond... or two) are the hardest slopes on the mountain, and have very steep gradients over 40%.
Is Anthony Lakes Ski Resort good for beginners?
Anthony Lakes can be beginner-friendly, depending on the runs you take. While it ranks in the lower half of all North American ski areas in terms of overall difficulty, it still has 80% of its trails rated at or above intermediate.
Anthony Lakes Ski Resort Location
Anthony Lakes Ski Resort is located in the state of Oregon, USA. This ski area is nearest the town of Haines, OR.
Haines, OR 97833 USA
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Getting to Anthony Lakes Mountain Resort
By Car: If you are driving, you would set your GPS to either the ski resort's name (Anthony Lakes Ski Resort), its coordinates of 44.97000, -118.23000 (latitude, longitude), or simply drive towards the town of Haines, OR to get close.
By Air: If you are coming in from across the country, then you may need to board an airplane to get here.
A medium-sized airport has scheduled regional airline service. This type of airport may or may not accept international flights. Here are the closest medium-sized airport(s) to Anthony Lakes.
|Walla Walla Regional Airport||ALW||Walla Walla, WA||78 mi|
|Tri Cities Airport||PSC||Pasco, WA||99 mi|
|Lewiston Nez Perce County Airport||LWS||Lewiston, ID||113 mi|
There may also be much smaller regional airports next to Anthony Lakes Ski Resort, but we didn't list them here due to the fact that no major airlines go through them.
Other Nearby Ski Resorts
Skiers will - especially if coming from far away - try and visit a couple different slopes all in the same trip. Here are the closest other ski slopes within 100 miles of Anthony Lakes Ski Resort.
|Spout Springs||Weston, OR||5,500 ft||29%||55 mi|
|Tamarack Resort||Tamarak, ID||7,700 ft||65%||90 mi|
Anthony Lakes Ski Resort Mountain Stats
|Summit Elevation||8,000 ft|
|Base Elevation||7,100 ft|
|Vertical Drop||900 ft|
(20% Beginner, 38% Intermediate, 42% Expert)
|Avg. Annual Snowfall||197 inches|