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Beginner Snowshoe - Keechelus Lake & John Wayne Trail

An easy snowshoe along the Iron Horse Trail - great for beginners or experienced snowshoers who want a mellow day in the snow.

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  • Easy
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 4.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 200 ft
  • Pace: Moderate

Meet at 7:30 AM at Issaquah Transit Center, east side of ground level.

This trip is  suitable for snowshoers of all levels, especially beginners.

Note: Trail head parking requires Sno-Park Permit (annual permit with groomed trails sticker [$80] or day permit [$20] PLUS a day or annual Discover Pass [$10/30].) Drivers should plan to have the necessary permits, and passengers should plan to contribute to the cost of the passes.

One assistant leader mentorship slot is held for experienced snowshoers interested in becoming snowshoe trip leaders.  Please contact SuJ'n before registering as an assistant leader.

All snowshoe trips are subject to change or cancel pending current conditions.


Keechelus Lake & John Wayne Trail

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