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Ski To Sea: Washington’s premiere mountain to sea relay race

The annual race is a memorial weekend tradition since its inception in 1973. 448 eight member teams descend 4,300 feet from mount baker to Bellingham bay in the Salish Sea. Seven disciplines cover the 93.5 miles. Article in Bellingham Herald Blog The event begins early in the morning with a 400+ cross-country ski mass start. […]

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Mount Catherine Loop Back-country Ski

The Mount Catherine Loop at the Snoqualmie Summit is a popular 10-mile winter/spring ski tour. From the Hyak Parking lot ascend the Cold Creek trail groomed in the winter months becomes a road connecting to the Pacific Crest Trail in the summer.  Gain views of neighboring Tinkham and Abeil Peaks.  Continue up to the highpoint […]

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Leavenworth Icicle River Nordic Trails

Leavenworth’s Icicle River trails boast tremendous mountain views on 5k of flat skate and classic tracks that loop between the Sleeping Lady resort and the fish hatchery. Great accommodations for lodging to make this weekend ski get away. Follow us to adventure.  

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Lake Wenatchee Snopark

Combine beautiful lake views with distant mountains, rolling forest trails, and zippy trails along the Wenatchee River and you have a easy to access snopark well suited for all ages. Lake Wenatchee State Park offers year round recreation. Nordic skiers will appreciate the luxury of heated restrooms/changing rooms and even showers. The snopark has a […]

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Cabin Creek Snopark Nordic Ski Trails

Cabin Creek Nordic ski trails and racing for all ages. Play & Learn Off Snoqualmie Pass exit 63 find parking on the right (south side of I90).  There is a lower parking lot for overflow.  Ski the 1.1 kilometer south loop or carry skis over i90 to the north ski trails maintained by the Kongsberger […]

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The Summit at Snoqualmie Nordic

The Summit at Snoqualmie Nordic boasts 50 kilometers of cross country ski trails at the flanks of Hyak Peak  and Mount Catherine. Play & Learn Access to the upper trails can be reached via the East Peak Chair or the Silver Fir Chair.  Your full day trail ticket will get you two chair rides per […]

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