Backcountry Ski/Snowboard - Skyline Ridge to Tye Lake

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Backcountry Ski/Snowboard - Skyline Ridge to Tye Lake

Backcountry ski tour to hidden Tye Lake, with several good descents

Info
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  • Sun, Jan 31, 2016
  • Seattle Skiing Committee
  • Backcountry Skiing
  • Intermediate
  • Adults
  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 5.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,450 ft

7 a.m. at Sultan Park & Ride on Highway 2

Intermediate downhill skiing ability on backcountry skis, tele gear or split board, with climbing skins for uphill; this is not a snowshoe trip.

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
  • See full route/place details.
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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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