Hosts: Birgitte Ahring and Rick Garrison, 509-392-2793, recognizable by the brightly colored ribbons hanging from their helmets.
When to meet: Meet 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM.
Where to meet: Meet in the open area halfway between the main lodge and the adjacent Bonanza (#1) Chairlift). This location is shown as a "X" in the image at the bottom of this page. Look for a group standing together (per social distancing guidelines). If in doubt, shout "Desert Ski Club!". If the group waves back, you found us.
Where to stay: We recommend the Nordlig Motel, Chewelah. If that is full, try another motel in Chewelah.
Lift tickets: BUY YOUR TICKETS IN ADVANCE ONLINE at the 49 Degrees North website.
If you have an Indy Pass or a seasons pass at a reciprocal resort like Bluewood, get your E-Reservation in advance on-line. Go to the 49 Degrees North website, click on "Reservations Required - Purchase Tickets Here", then scroll down to the bottom of the Day Tickets page to the "E-Reservation" section. Then show your pass at the ticket office when you arrive at the resort to obtain your lift ticket.
What to expect:
COVID-driven operating conditions at ski resorts vary, but typically include: