Washington State Ski & Ride license plates
Ski and Ride license plates support the NW Wintersports Foundation and may be purchased by any Washington State vehicle owner. They are available for passenger vehicles, trailers and motorcycles, and may be transferred from vehicle to vehicle.
How to apply
Complete a Special License Plate Application on this page.
Contact your local vehicle licensing office to determine the exact cost of your license plates, including all licensing fees.
Take the completed application plus all appropriate fees to a vehicle licensing office.
Personalize your plates
For an additional fee, you may get personalized plates with a Ski and Ride background design. For more information, see Personalized plates with a special background design.
Northwest Winter Sports Foundation
The Northwest Winter Sports Foundation (NW-WSF) funds support:
Educational programs devoted to avalance safety & information, pipe & park safety, winter rescue and general snow sports safety.
The development and training of Washington state competive winter sports partcipants.
Local and state travel trade communities in Washington for the promotion of winter sports.
Charitiable winter sports outreach programs providing opportunities for underpriveleged & disabled children and their families.
Creation of youth initiatives to promote active winter health and outdoor activities (fighting obesity by giving our youth healthy and active alternatives, free skiing, passport programs, etc)