Skyline Ridge & Tye Peak

Trip

Backcountry Ski/Snowboard - Skyline Ridge/North Side

Skiing / Rideing the backside

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  • Moderate, M1 Mountain 1 Ski, Winter Scramble
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 4.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,200 ft

We will meet at the North Stevens Pass parking lot at the trail head to Skyline Lake at 8:30 am. We can also carpool from the park and ride lot at the junction of 405 and 522 just of the 160th St exit on 405.

Leaders, if you're going to a "general" area to ski, please add specific details about the route you have planned and its difficulty. View the Routes & Places Difficulties page for ski difficulty ratings.

All participants should be good skiers / riders as this trip is going to be in deeper snow and steeper terrain. Bring a map and an AIARE blue book if you have it. We will do a trip plan and compare notes before departing.

Route/Place

Skyline Ridge & Tye Peak



  • Green Trails Benchmark Mtn No. 144

    Green Trails Stevens Pass No. 176

    Green Trails Alpine Lakes West (Stevens Pass) No. 176S
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Boots, skis/snowboard, poles
  • Climbing skins (or other method to travel uphill on snow)
  • Avalanche shovel (metal blade)
  • Avalanche beacon
  • Avalanche probe
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