Scenic Chairlift Rides

Scenic Chairlift Rides


Take A Scenic Lift Ride

  • duration
    Over 30 Minutes of Ride Time
  • thumbs up
    Valid All Day, Multiple Rides
  • mountain
    Beautiful Mountain Views
  • location
    Summit West
  • open
    Open Friday - Sunday & Holidays

Enjoy an easy ride to the top of the mountain and back with your friends or family! Pacific Crest Chair provides great views of the Snoqualmie Pass area. Scenic lift ride tickets can be used for as many round-trip rides as you want on the date chosen. providing plenty of flexibility for travelers and visitors. At the top, unload the lift to enjoy the stunning views and take photos. To get down you can either get back on the lift, or hike down the trail to the lodge.

  • Fun activity for all ages
  • Tickets can be used for as many rides as you want on the date chosen
  • Quad chair - seats up to four people on one chair
  • For foot passengers only (no strollers, bikes, or other recreational equipment)
Scenic Lift Rides Have Ended For The Summer and Summit West Is Now Closed Until We Open For The Winter Season.

Scenic Lift Ticket Prices

  • $20 Icon
    TEEN & ADULT (13-61)
  • $15 Icon
    YOUTH (6-12)
  • $15 Icon
    SENIOR (62+)
  • FREE Icon

Prices shown do not include sales tax or fees and are subject to change without notice. Age category is based on age on date of visit.

Passholder Tickets Just $10

2021-22 and 2022-23 Summit passholders are eligible for discounted scenic chairlift ride tickets. To get the deal and go for a scenic ride, simply login and purchase through the passholder benefits section of our store .

Group Scenic Ride Discounts
Groups of 15 or more can get 20% off on Friday and Sunday scenic lift tickets when ordering for a single date with one form of payment via group sales. Email us to book your team, group, school or family activity today!

Ticket Pickup & Use

Prior to getting on the lift, you must redeem purchased ticket(s) at a Summit West ticket window. You can redeem your ticket(s) by showing the barcode on your mobile device or a printed voucher. Mobile data connections at the resort can be spotty – we recommend saving a copy or screenshot of your barcode confirmation to your phone.


Rules & Information

  • Yes, all riders must unload at the top of the chair. Riders then reload the chair to descend.

  • No, Scenic Chair lift tickets are for foot-passengers during the Summer Season only. Bikes, mountain boards, skis, snowboards, and other sporting equipment is not allowed on the lift.

  • Yes, however, we recommend parents of infants or toddlers consider the length and nature of the chairlift ride before choosing to take them on the lift. If you choose to take an infant on the lift, we recommend they ride in a baby wrap/harness style carrier attached to parent. Backpack baby carriers, strollers, and other types of carriers are not permitted on the lift. Parents may want to consider waiting at the bottom with their infant/toddler while the rest of the group/family takes a ride, taking turns on the lift.

    All children should be accompanied by an adult throughout the entirety of the chairlift ride and visit to the mountain.  No matter the age, it’s the parent’s responsibility to ensure children sit still and hold on for the duration of the ride.

  • The Summit in the summer is a dog friendly place!

    While we do not allow pets on the chairlift, dogs on leashes are allowed in all outdoor areas at the mountain in the summer. Please cleanup after your pet no matter the area (even if you're on grass, dirt, a trail or road), as a pet owner it's your responsibility. Dogs off-leash are not permitted anywhere on property, or in parking lots.

  • No, winter season passes are not valid for lift rides in the summer.

Location - Summit West