Blewett / I-90

Blewett Pass Pipe Creek Salmon La Sac Swauk Campground Cabin Creek Crystal Springs Gold Creek Hyak Kachess Lake Easton Non-motorized Sno-Parks in the Blewett / I-90 area


Blewett PassBlewett Pass

Cle Elum Ranger District
509-852-1100


Non-Motorized Sno-Park No Grooming Restrooms

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Directions: 25 miles south of Leavenworth. Highway 97 to top of Blewett Pass
Elevation: 4,100 feet
30 spaces.

Backcountry experience with 92 kilometers of marked trails
Shared with snowmobile users, sanitary facilities, scenic view point

Special Events:
Sno-Park is open to all visitors during special events. Arrive early to secure a parking space. When parking lot is full, please proceed to the next Sno-Park.

Sno-Park Permit required during the season
Exception: From April 1 to 30, a Sno-Park Permit may or may not be required.

Please obey posted signs indicating whether a permit is needed. Contact the local agency listed for each Sno-Park for more information.

Please note:
After periods of extreme weather, work crews may be on trails during the day to clear debris or drifts. Please exercise caution.


This is an un-groomed Sno-Park.


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Cabin CreekCabin Creek

Cle Elum Ranger District
509-852-1100


Emergency Contact Info:
Kittitas County Sheriff's Office
509-925-8534

Non-Motorized Sno-Park Non-Motorized Groomed Fee Area Restrooms Shelter

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Directions: 10 miles east of Snoqualmie Summit, I-90, exit 63
Elevation: 2,462 feet
200 spaces.

Trails: 1.) Cabin Creek Core     
Tracks, skate lane 16 km
Sanitary facilities, scenic view point, shelter

Permits: Sno-Park Permit, Special Groomed Trails Permit sticker (required with Seasonal Permit--see permit information)

Sno-Park Permit required during the season
Exception: From April 1 to 30, a Sno-Park Permit may or may not be required.

Please obey posted signs indicating whether a permit is needed. Contact the local agency listed for each Sno-Park for more information.

Additional Information
Sno-Park is open to all visitors during special events. Arrive early to secure a parking space. When parking lot is full, please proceed to the next Sno-Park.

Please note:
After periods of extreme weather, work crews may be on trails during the day to clear debris or drifts. Please exercise caution.

**The section of the John Wayne Pioneer Trail east of USFS Rd 5400 to Easton is shared use (snowmobile, x-country ski, snowshoe & dog sled). Snowmobiler's need to use caution!
 
2014-2015 SEASON
GROOMING UPDATES:
    
  
Rolling Amabilis - 12/20/2014.  
  
Groomer: Land Tek

REMEMBER:
Grooming reports are updated when trail grooming information is provided. Reports are posted Monday thru Saturday. No updates on Sundays or holidays.

Schedule is subject to change. 
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Gold CreekGold Creek

Cle Elum Ranger District
509-852-1100


Snowmobile Sno-Park Non-Motorized Sno-Park No Grooming Snow Play Area Snowshoe Area

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Directions: 1 mile north of the freeway. I-90 Exit 54 to frontage road
Elevation: 2,560 feet
200 spaces.

Shared with snowmobile users, snowshoeing, limited snow play

Sno-Park Permit required on all vehicles during the season
Exception: From April 1 to 30, a Sno-Park Permit may or may not be required.

Please obey posted signs indicating whether a permit is needed. Contact the local agency listed for each Sno-Park for more information.

Sno-Park traffic can become very congested during peak times, please be patient. Vehicles blocking the interchange will be ticketed and towed.

Please note:
After periods of extreme weather, work crews may be on trails during the day to clear debris or drifts. Please exercise caution.

This is an un-groomed Sno-Park.

The 4832 frontage road is now closed for the season.

 

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KachessKachess

Cle Elum Ranger District
509-852-1100


Non-Motorized Sno-Park No Grooming Snowshoe Area Dog Sled Area

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Directions: 4 miles north of I-90 Exit 62 on Kachess Lake Road
Elevation 2,340 feet
100 spaces.

Backcountry experience
Shared with snowmobile users, sanitary facilities at Kachess Campground

Sno-Park Permit required during the season
Exception: From April 1 to 30, a Sno-Park Permit may or may not be required.

Please obey posted signs indicating whether a permit is needed. Contact the local agency listed for each Sno-Park for more information.

Please note:
After periods of extreme weather, work crews may be on trails during the day to clear debris or drifts. Please exercise caution.

This is an un-groomed sno-park

The 4900 road is now closed for the season, as well as the 4832 frontage road.

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Pipe CreekPipe Creek

Cle Elum Ranger District
509-852-1100


Non-Motorized Sno-Park Restrooms

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Directions: 29 miles east of Cle Elum via Highway 97
Elevation: 3,600 feet
20 spaces.

Backcountry experience with 92 kilometers of marked trails
Scenic view points, sanitary facilities at Discovery Trail

Sno-Park Permit required during the season
Exception: From April 1 to 30, a Sno-Park Permit may or may not be required.

Please obey posted signs indicating whether a permit is needed. Contact the local agency listed for each Sno-Park for more information.

Please note:
After periods of extreme weather, work crews may be on trails during the day to clear debris or drifts. Please exercise caution. Contact the local agency listed for each Sno-Park for more information.

This is an un-groomed Sno-Park.

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Salmon La SacSalmon La Sac

Cle Elum Ranger District
509-852-1100


Snowmobile Sno-Park Non-Motorized Sno-Park Restrooms

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Directions: North of Roslyn. I-90 Exit 80 to State Route 903 north for 16 miles. Parking off USFS Road 4315
Elevation: 2,360 feet
100 spaces.

Tracks, skate lane 6 kilometers
Shared with snowmobile users, scenic view points, sanitary facilities

Sno-Park Permit required during the season
Exception: From April 1 to 30, a Sno-Park Permit may or may not be required.

Please obey posted signs indicating whether a permit is needed. Contact the local agency listed for each Sno-Park for more information.

Please note:
After periods of extreme weather, work crews may be on trails during the day to clear debris or drifts. Please exercise caution.
 
 
2014-2015 SEASON
GROOMING UPDATES:
  
The 2014-2015 Winter Season is here! Check back for more updates.
  
2014-2015 Grooming Calendar:

The sno-park is scheduled to be groomed every Monday and Thursday of the week during the season as conditions allow.

Groomer: Cle Elum Ranger District-US Forest Service

 
**For additional information: follow Salmon La Sac on Twitter or visit Central Cascades Winter Recreation Council
  
REMEMBER:
Grooming reports are updated when trail grooming information is provided. Reports are posted Monday thru Saturday. No updates on Sundays or holidays.

 Schedule is subject to change.

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Swauk CampgroundSwauk Campground

Cle Elum Ranger District
509-852-1100


Non-Motorized Sno-Park No Grooming

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3/19/14: The park is closed for the rest of the season due to a large downed tree.

Directions: 27 miles east of Cle Elum via Highway 97
Elevation: 3,120 feet
25 spaces.

Backcountry experience with 92 kilometers of marked trails
Scenic view points

Sno-Park Permit required during the season
Exception: From April 1 to 30, a Sno-Park Permit may or may not be required.

Please obey posted signs indicating whether a permit is needed. Contact the local agency listed for each Sno-Park for more information.

Please note:
After periods of extreme weather, work crews may be on trails during the day to clear debris or drifts. Please exercise caution.

This is an un-groomed Sno-Park.

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Crystal SpringsCrystal Springs

Lake Easton State Park
509-656-2230


Snowmobile Sno-Park Non-Motorized Sno-Park Non-Motorized Groomed Fee Area Snowshoe Area Dog Sled Area Restrooms Shelter

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Directions: 8 miles east of Snoqualmie Summit. I-90 Exit 62 then 1 mile south on USFS Road 54
Elevation: 2,400 feet
100 spaces.

Trails: 1.) Erling Stordahl Trails     
For buses and groups of 20 or more people, a Special Recreational Permit is required. Please contact Lake Easton State Park at 509-656-2586. At least a two week notice is preferred.

Tracks, skate lane 20 kilometers
Lake Easton snowshoe trail 1 kilometer; dog-friendly trails
Shared with snowmobile users, sanitary facilities, shelter

Permits: Sno-Park Permit, Special Groomed Trails Permit sticker (required with a Seasonal Sno-Park Permit or snowmobile Sno-Park Permit when engaging in a non-motorized sport--see permit information)

Sno-Park Permit required during the season
Exception: From April 1 to 30, a Sno-Park Permit may or may not be required.

Please obey posted signs indicating whether a permit is needed. Contact the local agency listed for each Sno-Park for more information.

Notice: The dog sled parking area has new rock placed on it be DOT.

Special Events:
Sno-Park is open to all visitors during special events. Arrive early to secure a parking space. When parking lot is full, please proceed to the next Sno-Park.

Please note:
After periods of extreme weather, work crews may be on trails during the day to clear debris or drifts. Please exercise caution.

**The section of the John Wayne Pioneer Trail east of USFS Rd 5400 to Easton is shared use (snowmobile, x-country ski, snowshoe and dog sled). Snowmobiler's need to use caution!

**USFS 5400 out of Crystal Springs may be plowed to facilitate local fire district responding to a call. Road will not be plowed on a regular basis. Proceed with caution. Plowed roads will be groomed on the next scheduled grooming.

2014-2015 SEASON
GROOMING UPDATES:
 
The 2014-2015 Winter Season is here! Check back for more updates.

Groomer: LandTek - Erling Stordahl trails. 
Groomer: Lake Easton State Park-WA State Parks and Recreation Commission - John Wayne Pioneer/Iron Horse Trail. 
Groomer: Mountaineers Meany Lodge - 420 Road and dog sled/multi-use trails.
 
REMEMBER:
Grooming reports are updated when trail grooming information is provided. Reports are posted Monday thru Saturday. No updates on Sundays or holidays.

 Schedule is subject to change.


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HyakHyak

Lake Easton State Park
509-656-2230


Non-Motorized Sno-Park Non-Motorized Groomed Fee Area Snow Play Area Restrooms

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Directions: I-90 Exit 54. Turn south at off-ramp (from Seattle, make a right turn off the freeway. From Cle Elum, make a left turn) to the intersection. Turn left, go about 1/8 mile and turn right. Sno-park is on first right.
Elevation: 2,560 feet
Open 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

150 spaces.

For buses and groups of 20 or more people, a Special Recreational Permit is required. Please contact Lake Easton State Park at 509-656-2586. At least a two week notice is preferred.

** Please note that the section of the John Wayne Pioneer Trail east of USFS Rd 5400 to Easton is shared use (snowmobile, x-country ski, snowshoe and dog sled). Snowmobilers need to use caution!

Tracks, skate lane 13 km (John Wayne Pioneer Trail)

Heated restrooms**, tubing hill, designated snow play area, no overnight camping, snowshoeing or skiing at Sno-Park. No parking between dusk and 8:00am.

Permit Requirements: Daily Sno-Park Permit and Daily or Annual Discover Pass; OR a Seasonal Sno Park Permit plus Special Groomed Trails Permit sticker, without Discover Pass.

Exception: From April 1 to 30, a Sno-Park Permit may or may not be required. Please obey posted signs indicating whether a permit is needed. Contact the local agency listed for each Sno-Park for more information.

Special Events:
Sno-Park is open to all visitors during special events. Arrive early to secure a parking space. When parking lot is full, please proceed to the next Sno-Park.

Please note:
After periods of extreme weather, work crews may be on trails during the day to clear debris or drifts. Please exercise caution.

For additional information visit Central Cascades Winter Recreation Council
 
2014-2015 SEASON
GROOMING UPDATES:
  
The 2014-2015 Winter Season is here! Check back for more updates.
 
Sled Hill
 
Hyak to Crystal Springs
 
 
  Groomer: Lake Easton State Park

A recorded report message from Lake Easton State Parks is updated almost every morning by 8 a.m. when conditions change. Message line does not include conditions at Cabin Creek Sno-Park or the Erling Stordahl/Trollhaugen trails.

Recorded message line: 509.656.2230
 
REMEMBER:
Grooming reports are updated when trail grooming information is provided. Reports are posted Monday thru Saturday. No updates on Sundays or holidays.

 Schedule is subject to change.

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Lake EastonLake Easton

Lake Easton State Park
509-656-2230


Snowmobile Sno-Park Non-Motorized Sno-Park Non-Motorized Groomed Fee Area Restrooms

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Directions: I-90 Exit 70 in day-use area
Elevation: 2,200 feet
30 spaces.

For buses and groups of 20 or more people, a Special Recreational Permit is required. Please contact Lake Easton State Park at 509-656-2586. At least a two week notice is preferred.

** Please note that the section of the John Wayne Pioneer Trail east of USFS Rd 5400 to Easton is shared use (snowmobile, x-country ski, snowshoe and dog sled). Snowmobiler's need to use caution!

Tracks, skate lane 9.6 kilometers (first .6 mile of snowmobile trail runs beside ski trail).

Snowmobile sno-park is in the boat launch, non-motorized sno-park is at the day use sno-park. Showers (tokens required - available outside the park office) and camping (camp fee applies--see Lake Easton State Park web page).

Permits: Sno-Park Permit, Special Groomed Trails Permit sticker (required with a Seasonal Sno-Park Permit or snowmobile Sno-Park Permit when engaging in a non-motorized sport--see permit information).

Sno-Park Permit required during the season
Exception: From April 1 to 30, a Sno-Park Permit may or may not be required.

Please obey posted signs indicating whether a permit is needed. Contact the local agency listed for each Sno-Park for more information.

Please note:
After periods of extreme weather, work crews may be on trails during the day to clear debris or drifts. Please exercise caution.

Special Events:
Sno-Park is open to all visitors during special events. Arrive early to secure a parking space. When parking lot is full, please proceed to the next Sno-Park. Trail system is closed during races.

For additional information visit Central Cascades Winter Recreation Council
 
2014-2015 SEASON
GROOMING UPDATES: 
 

 The 2014-2015 Winter Season is here! Check back for more grooming updates.
 
  
**Lake Easton State Park's recorded message line 509-656-2230 is updated almost every morning by 8 a.m. when conditions change. Message line does not include conditions at Cabin Creek Sno-Park or the Erling Stordahl/Trollhaugen trails.

Special Events:
Sno-Park is open to all visitors during special events. Arrive early to secure a parking space. When parking lot is full, please proceed to the next Sno-Park.

Groomer: Lake Easton State Park--WA State Parks & Recreation 
 
REMEMBER:
Grooming reports are updated when trail grooming information is provided. Reports are posted Monday thru Saturday. No updates on Sundays or holidays.

 Schedule is subject to change.

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