Washington’s Mission Ridge to Open Saturday

Officials at Mission Ridge Ski & Board Resort have announced the area open for skiing and riding this Saturday, December 6th and Sunday December 7th, from 9:00AM to 4:00PM.

"It is still early in the season with limited terrain on Chair #1 and the Liberator Express.  Three trails covering 45 acres and 2,250 vertical feet are scheduled for the weekend" said Jerri Barkley, Director of Sales and Marketing.  "The snowmaking team has really done the heavy lifting to get the area open.  They have not missed an hour of production time since November 1st."

Mission Ridge plans to resume operations on Friday, December 12th, weather permitting.

For the latest updates and slope conditions, visit www.missionridge.com.

About Mission Ridge Area

The Mission Ridge Ski and Board Resort, located about 12 miles from the Central Washington community of Wenatchee, is open each December through April. Operation of the winter ski area is a partnership between the Wenatchee National Forest, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife and the Mission Ridge Ski Area. More information is available at www.missionridge.com.