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Snow Shoeing in Thorp Mountain Trail, Wenatchee, Washington USA
Thorp Mountain Trail is located on the Central Cascade Mountain, at the Wenatchee National Forest and starts from Cle Elum Lake. It is 15mi/24km long and has an elevation gain of 2800ft/853m. You can walk part of the trail in one day or walk it all the way, which will take you about two days out and back.
The trail is open for snowshoeing from December through late March. It is ideal for more experienced snowshoers and for those who plan to spend the night on the mountain, they must be very well equipped with low temperatures camping gear.
Thorp Mountain Trail is beautiful. The route is at the bottom of the creek valley with amazing scenery and as you go closer to the mountain’s summit, you get an outstanding panoramic view. It has a lot of powder snow and it is generally easy to climb with minimum danger of snowdrifts. Don’t forget to take with you a map and a compass.
How to Get to Destination
From downtown Seattle, not far away from the airport, the King Street Train Station is a perfect way to get to Wenatchee. The station offers an enclosed waiting area, with restrooms, ATM and a ticket office. It is located on 303 South Jackson Street.
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