Cross-country Ski - John Wayne Pioneer Trail (winter)

Start your Nordic ski season off with an easy cross country trip

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  • Sat, Dec 17, 2016
  • Seattle Skiing Committee
  • Cross-country Skiing
  • Singles, 20-30 Somethings, Adults
  • Easy, N1 Nordic Basic Ski
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 50 ft

Preston Park and Ride at 8:30 am. Full directions will be provided to those who register


We will ski from the Hyak Iron Horse Snopark along the flat John Wayne trail at our own pace following the shore of Lake Keetchelus  Maximum of 8 miles round trip. Nordic Classic or Skate skis required.

This trip is suitable for beginners and others who want to get their ski season started on a groomed flat trail. Ski at your own pace. The leader will be available for advice and skiing tips and to try to make sure everyone is enjoying the trip. Nordic classic or skate skis are required.

We can car pool from the Preston P&R and all vehicles taken to the trailhead will require WA Snopark Passes. Day passes can be purchased at the snopark.



John Wayne Pioneer Trail (winter)

  • Green Trails Rattlesnake Mtn No. 205S

    Green Trails Snoqualmie Pass Gateway No. 207S

    Green Trails Mount Si NRCA No. 206S
  • See full route/place details.
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