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Mt. Ashland Ski

Mt. Ashland Ski

Overall
Overall PAF Score

Overall
Rank

122

Rank in
Region

18

Rank in
State

8

This resort is often compared with:

Mt. Bachelor
Mt Hood Meadows
Willamette Pass
Best time for snow at
Mt. Ashland Ski
Snow quality compared w/
rest of North American resorts
Last 10 Days of Snowfall at Mt. Ashland Ski

Powder
Forecast

Powder Forecast
Friday
Day
0"
Night
0"
Saturday
Day
0"
Night
0"
Sunday
Day
1-3"
Night
3-5"
Monday
Day
1-2"
Night
0"
Tuesday
Day
0"
Night
0-1"
True Snow: 285" per year
Snow Quality Rank

105

Accounts for resorts' snow quantity, moisture content, latitude, elevation, and slope aspects.

Dump Potential Rank

89

Mt. Ashland Ski is ranked No. 89 in North America for its total snowfall during an average season.

Historical Powder Odds
Daily Lottery

% of days with more than 6" of snow

12.0%

Extended Stay

% of months with more than 90" of snow

17.0%

Drought Threat

% of months with less than 30" of snow

18.0%

*Special thanks to Tony Crocker and Bestsnow.net.

Dump Potential Rank

89

Mt. Ashland Ski is ranked No. 89 in North America for its total snowfall during an average season.

Snow
Quality
Rank

105

Accounts for resorts' snow quantity, moisture content, latitude, elevation, and slope aspects.

Total Snow Score

This score accounts for total snow quantity, its moisture content, the resort's latitude, elevation, and its slope aspects, which affect total snow preservation.

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Core Strengths of Mt. Ashland Ski

Core Strengths
Snow Volume
rank
89
score
53.4
Snow Quality
rank
105
score
53.3
Overall
rank
122
score
51.5

Trail Breakdown

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Vertical Drop

1150 ft

7500 ft
Base Elevation: 6350 ft

Slope Aspects

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A few words on the Snow at Mt. Ashland Ski

Mt. Ashland has no detail snow data, but we accept the published average of 285 inches snowfall, in line with its reputation for lower snowfall than other Oregon Cascade ski areas. Mt. Ashland has occasional rain risk but has higher altitude for its latitude than most Cascade areas.

Accumulation and Preservation

Mt. Ashland early season accumulation should be average for western areas. Mt. Ashland has moderate altitude for its latitude and predominantly northeast exposure, so snow preservation should be decent. Mt. Ashland like many resorts has its most reliable snow conditions from mid-January to mid-March.