No snowshoes are needed to go to Grand Prospect about (4. miles) and offers great views.
|View from Grand Prospect towards Cascades|
|View about 1 mile in of fog over the Valley and into the Cascades|
|At about 2000' hardpack snow no snowshoes needed|
|Lunch of course|
|Dogs also need lunch from Mark|
|Yak trak might be handy coming down|
Driving Directions::Take I-90 east to Exit 27 then go right and follow the road to the end. Need Discover Pass. This is the Snoqualmie Point trailhead
Trail Statistics: Roundtrip 8 miles (Our GPS said 8 , guidebook 9.8), Elevation Gain 2000 ft High Point 3000 ft to Grand Prospect, if you go beyond you will need snowshoes to go to top , that is another .6 miles
Bring map and compass and GPS
Check out meeting this Thursday (2-7) at REI at 7 PM “Winter Ecology at the Pass Click here for information on the meeting .