Leavenworth/Plain Nordic Ski tour

A fun 3 days of Cross-Country skiing on groomed trails in Leavenworth/Plain area. Several lodging options available.
COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers event.

Due to the traveling distance, the ski trip is best done with overnight lodging. For each of the 3 days, there will be a cross-country ski tour option.

Wednesday Jan 29:  Lake Wenatchee North Park  (5.3 Km)  afternoon ski   https://www.mountaineers.org/activities/activities/cross-country-ski-lake-wenatchee-north-park-area-3

Thursday Jan 30:  Lake Wenatchee South Park and Kahler Glen (20km)   https://www.mountaineers.org/activities/activities/cross-country-ski-lake-wenatchee-south-park-area-1

Friday Jan 31:  Chiwawa Snow Park (11.5 km)  https://www.mountaineers.org/activities/activities/cross-country-ski-chiwawa-sno-park-14

Travel:  Driving distance from Seattle is 110 miles (a little over 2 hrs) traveling over Stevens Pass (Hwy 2), or 148 miles (about 2.5 hrs) traveling over Snoqualmie Pass (I-90) and Blewett Pass (Hwy 97).  It will be necessary to either have 4 wheel drive with good traction tires and/or carry chains during the winter time.  Carpooling is also an option and more information will be shared as we get closer to the trip time.

Lodging: Leader has a cabin in Plain that participants are welcome to stay in.   The cabin has 4 bedrooms and can sleep up to 10 people in 5 separate beds. There is a cozy fireplace, covered hot tub, tv and wifi.  Cost is 25$ per person/per night plus a share in the $130 cleaning fee payable directly to leader. We will coordinate meals.  Please email me if you wish to stay here with your bed preference and number of nights/ guests.  There are many other lodging options available as well, both in Plain (http://www.beavervalleylodge.com ) and in nearby Leavenworth http://leavenworth.org/lodging/