Hayak Lake, Nordic Pass, Windy Pass & Mount Catherine


Alpine Scramble - Mount Catherine

Catherine 5052

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  • Technical 3, Strenuous 2
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,700 ft

8:00 at Hyak Parking Lot entrance

Driving Instructions: Drive I-90 E over Snoqualmie Pass and take Gold Creek / Hyak exit #54. Park at the entrance to the Hyak ski area parking lot, elevation 2630'. Distance: 58 miles from Seattle 65th Park & Ride. Driving Time: approximately 1 hr. NOTE: Due to early season snow conditions, snow shoes are required.


Hayak Lake, Nordic Pass, Windy Pass & Mount Catherine

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