Basic Snowshoe - Commonwealth Basin

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Basic Snowshoe - Commonwealth Basin

Venture into the Commonwealth Basin valley on a spring day.

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  • Easy+
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 5.44 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,200 ft
  • Pace: 2.0 mph

Meet at the Summit West parking lot 9:00 a.m.

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Commonwealth Basin is a beautiful valley on the north side of I-90 at Snoqualmie  Pass.  It's also a fairly short trip that doesn't require as much driving as other winter destinations.

Our exact route will depend on conditions, but the tentative plan is to  follow the approximate route of the Old Commonwealth Trail up the length of the valley to an elevation of about 3600' and look for a crossing to the central ridge area. 

Route/Place

Commonwealth Basin



  • Green Trails Snoqualmie Pass Gateway No. 207S

    Green Trails Snoqualmie Pass No. 207

    USGS Snoqualmie Pass
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