The typical ski season at Timberline lasts from mid-November until Memorial Day, but guests are welcome to take advantage of the lodge amenities all year round. In terms of skiing, this resort offers something for everyone; it boasts about 3,690 vertical feet (the most in all of the Pacific Northwest), 41 trails (25 percent beginner, 50 percent intermediate and 25 percent advanced) and a total of over 1,400 skiable acres.
—Katie Rosenbrock