A skier using their ski pole to point at Mission Ridge terrain

First-Timers Guide

Welcome to Mission Ridge

If you’ve landed on this page, chances are you’re looking for an all-encompassing guide to fun at Mission Ridge. We’ve put important details for trip planning and related information here on one convenient page. The experience here at Mission Ridge is unlike anywhere else, and we’re excited to share it with you!


Save $20 when you purchase online! To improve your experience on the mountain, we may limit the sale of daily tickets. Once you know the date you’d like to visit, purchase your tickets, rentals, and other products online. You’ll save money and be that much closer to enjoying the mountain once you arrive. Lift tickets will be available to purchase online for the entire season soon!

Mountain Info

Stay up-to-date with conditions, the operations calendar (days we are scheduled to be open), and explore our unique terrain. Whether planning your trip or just checking the latest conditions before heading out the door, the following areas of our website will hook you up with the info you need to know.

A snowboarder carving down the hill at Mission Ridge with trees in the background
Photo of Wenatchee landscape and Mission Ridge snowy hills in the background

Getting Here

Wenatchee is Washington’s only true ski town. Nestled between Eastern Washington and the Cascade Mountains, Mission Ridge is easily accessible and the surrounding area offers a wide variety of additional activities.

Local Lodging

The Wenatchee Valley is the perfect place to plan your next ski trip with quick access to Mission Ridge (just 12 miles from downtown Wenatchee) and over 80 hotels, motel, lodges, and vacation homes.

View of Mission Ridge and Wenatchee at night covered in snow from across the Columbia River.
Mission Ridge Tacocat outdoor taco stand


The Mission Ridge Food & Beverage department strives to provide exceptional service to our guests across multiple restaurants and outpost locations in the Base Area and across the mountain.

The Mission Ridge App

Stay up-to-date with all the latest from Mission Ridge. Whether you want to easily access webcams, receive parking alerts, or check out upcoming events, the Mission Ridge app has all the info you need to make the most out of your next trip to the mountain.

Historical black and white photo of Gordon West and Otto Ross on the right.

Stories From The Ridge

Check-in on the most important news and notes from The Ridge. From announcements on opening day and changes to the calendar, to stories about the people that create our culture, to exciting future improvements, Stories From The Ridge will help you stay updated on Mission’s most important news and stories.