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Anthony Lakes Ski Area
Baker County /
|Nearest city||La Grande
45 mi. - (72 km) north
35 mi. (56 km)
120 mi. - (193 km)
|Vertical||900 ft - (274 m)|
|Top elevation||8000 ft - (2438 m)|
|Base elevation||7100 ft - (2164 m)|
|Skiable area||1100 acres (45 km²)|
38% more difficult
42% most difficult
|Longest run||1.5 mi - (2.4 km)|
|Lift system||1 triple chair
1 rope tow
1 magic carpet
|Snowfall||300 in. - (762 cm)|
Anthony Lakes is a ski area located in eastern Oregon, near the cities of La Grande, and Baker City. The resort has one triple chairlift, and a vertical drop of 900 ft (274 m). The summit elevation is 8000 ft (2438 m) above sea level, and the terrain is mostly of an intermediate and expert level. The resort also offers Snowcat skiing on nearby peaks, and includes a boardercross course as well as a well maintained cross-country (Nordic) ski trails complete with its own Nordic center building.
Several backcountry skiing opportunities exist in the area. There are several areas in the nearby area, including Angell Basin , that offer Backcountry skiing opportunities.
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