The elevation enables Bachelor to hold onto the 460 inches of snow it receives annually, giving it one of the longest ski seasons in the U.S., usually from November to late-May. The new high-speed Cloudchaser Express lift is adding 635 acres of skiing to Bachelors southeastern slopes. Bachelors lower slopes are intermediate, making it a great family mountain.Bachelor is Tumalo Mountain, a 7,775-foot peak that offers great skiing off its backside.
- To get the most out of Mt. Bachelor, skiers attack this snow-catching 9,000-foot volcano in Central Oregon from every angle.
- When the multitasking snowsports day is done, nearby Bend, Oregon, also delivers as a fun-loving mountain town, with great lodging, dining and a craft-brew-crazy culture.
- With 4,300 acres of lift-served terrain, it is the sixth largest resort in the U.S. and has a vertical drop of 3,365 feet.
“What makes Mt. Bachelor great is its high elevation. The main parking lot at Bachelor is at 6,300 feet, more than 400 feet higher than the summit of Mount Spokane.”