Palouse to Cascades Trail


Cross-country Ski - Palouse to Cascades Trail

A beginner level cross-country ski trip with priority for Olympia cross-country students in need of trip for student badge. Leader permission required.

  • G-XC Groomed Varies
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 13.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 260 ft
  • Pace: TBD based on group, relaxed pace

Will meet at Hyak Sno-Park at  8:45 AM. (day Sno-Park permit required for each car.) Details of this trip will be sent to all participants via e-mail 3-5 days before the trip. 

This trip is intended for beginners, with priority for Olympia Cross-Country Ski students. The goal is to have a fun winter outing skiing along Keechelus Lake. We will stick together as a group and the pace will likely be slow to moderate, with group check ins throughout the trip to make sure we are all having fun, with time for gear and clothing adjustments, hydration and snacks as needed. The final distance will be determined by the group and will factor in things such as weather and snow conditions. 


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