See also North Cascades National Park.
Year-round living near Harts Pass-Azurite Mine:
L.A. Gourlie family lives year-round at Windy Pass, some skiing:
Mid-winter ski trips through Pasayten and Ashnola River drainages
by Allen and Anderson:
Ski trips and filming at Spanish Camp by Hesseys:
Heli-skiing operations begin in Methow Valley:
Eureka Creek ski traverse by Barnett party:
Ski traverse along U.S.-Canada border through Pasayten Wilderness
to Hannegan Pass by Hindman, Harris and Millar:
In the 1930s and 1940s, the race started at Lodge Lake.
Races since 2014 have started at Snoqualmie Summit West ski area.
Anderson, Ball and Giese win club race in 7:30:50:
No race held:
Ball, Giese and Grigg win club race:
Blair, Strandberg and Wilson win club race:
No race held:
Degenhardt, Edson and Wilson win club race in 5:35:22:
Bauer, Higman and Miller win last club race in 4:37:23:
Dalsbo, Nerland and Tverdal (Seattle Ski Club) win first open race in 4:50:39:
Degenhardt, Edson and Hall (Mountaineers) win open race in 5:13:00:
Edson, Hall and Wilson (Mountaineers) win open race in 4:57:45:
Hall, Mortensen and Nerland (Seattle Ski Club) win open race in 4:39:20:
Greenfield, Lovegren and Wilson (Washington Alpine Club) win open race in 5:13:00:
Greenfield, Lovegren and Wilson (Washington Alpine Club) win open race in 5:27:55:
Open Patrol Race discontinued:
Lourie, Yeiser and Shy (team "R&Ski") win revived race in 7:09:
No race held:
Davis, Kern and Skoog ("Wet and Scrappy") win modern race in 4:52:07:
Davis, Ostrovsky and Skoog ("Wet and Scrappy") win open division in
Davis, Kern and Stonich ("Mountain Mamas") win women's division in
Davis, Kern and Skoog ("Wet and Scrappy") win open division in
Hansen, Hodgins, Whittaker ("Dirty Bird SkiMo Club") win women's division in
Taylor, Linck and Kilcup ("Fastest Known Team") win open division in 4:35:46.
Hansen, Hodgins, Whittaker ("Valley Girls") win women's division in 6:58:41:
Klein, Klein and Williams ("Team Klpspringer") win open division in 6:43:55.
Forelli, Horton and Webber-Bruya ("No Debris in the Skin Track") win women's
division in 9:03:04.
Misc Mountaineer references:
Includes Chilliwack and Bacon Creek areas.
Early climbing references:
Access notes and traverses on foot:
Picket Range ski traverse (Hannegan Pass to Diablo)
by Kieler and Skoogs:
Baker River High Route on skis (Mt Watson to Whatcom Pass)
by Dittli and Croll:
Mt Redoubt High Route on skis (Depot Basin to Whatcom Pass)
by Dittli, Croll and Long:
Bacon Pk to Mt Triumph ski traverse by Leight party:
Mineral Mtn High Route on skis (Hannegan Pass to Perfect Pass)
by Manfredi and Hummel:
Includes the crest from Cascade Pass to Dome Peak, extending
south to Miners Ridge.
Early explorations by Ulrichs and Watson:
Other early climbs:
First traverse on foot (Sulphur Creek to Cascade Pass)
by Ptarmigan Climbing Club:
Traverse on foot (Cascade Pass to Sulphur Creek)
by Karlsson and Miller party:
Traverse on foot (Cascade Pass to Image Lake)
by Spring party:
Ski attempts by Barnett and partners:
First ski traverse (Cascade Pass to Bachelor Creek)
by Stage and Sullivan:
One-day ski traverse (Cascade Pass to Bachelor Creek) by Skoogs:
Extended traverse on skis (Cascade Pass to Holden)
by Firth, Goodson and Skoog:
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