There's two feet of snow at Washington Pass, which sits at 5500 feet and is 30 miles from home. For the past week, a good Samaritan has taken a snowmobile and track-setter up to the pass and laid down a short loop.
year the first skiing for us is at Washington Pass. This is the
northern-most road across the north Cascades in Washington State. The
highway closes for the season almost every year, and I will be
surprised if it remains open another week, since cold temps and more
snow are expected almost every day through the extended forecast.
In the next few weeks, skiers will be
heading to West Yellowstone and SilverStar Mountain for the annual ski
camps. Lots of new snow has arrived at both locations in the past
couple days, and it looks like it should be a great week of skiing for