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- ABOUT THE SPOT
Skiing in Mount Ashland Ski Resort, Bend, Oregon USA
The spot is a majestic place to visit, if you are a fan of nature and sports. The annual snowfall on the mountain overcomes the 300 in/762 cm, with season starting early in December until mid of April. The ski resort is very highly rated in the preferences of its visitors, making it one of the best in the state of Oregon.
There are 200 ac/0.80 km² of skiable terrain, 5% of which are easy routes for beginners, 20% for intermediate skiers, 25% for advanced skiers and 50% for experts. There is a vertical drop at 1150 ft/350 m and the average temperature during the day in winter is at 25ºF/-3.88ºC. The longest run is 1 mi/1.6 km and there are four lifts to serve the up going skiers and boarders.
Alpine skiing is very famous in this area, you can find an ideal environment on these snow covered mountains. If you need accommodation to spend the night, you find plenty at the nearby city of Ashland, whose name was generously given to the mountain.