Kendall area

1/9/21
WA Snoqualmie Pass
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Posted by Fall City Brian on 1/12/21 11:26am

Our party of four + canine had a nice day on Kendall Saturday.  Talking with one group member, a well known TAY participant, I decided that I needed to post more on this forum since viewing it for so many years, but not actually participating.  A New Years resolution possibly.

Left the parking lot under dark skies at 7:00, up a well established/placed track on the Kendall Knob side.  Descended to the ridge/trees to the Commonwealth side approx. 1/8 mile before Kendall Lakes.  Then back up through the trees and down the skiers left side of the Kendall slide path.  All in all a solid day with generally good conditions, and great ski partners.  The tree skiing was less enjoyable due to frozen tree-bomb rubble.  Open areas provided the best turns by far. As usual, the crowded Commonwealth return track was probably the most challenging aspect.

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We basically mirrored your ascent but an hour later, great day to be in the hills, not a great day to exit though the ice fields.


Thanks for posting. I think good timely reports are very helpful to the community. Great pictures!


Thanks for the TR, Brian! Was fun to join this party on Saturday, despite the tree-bombed exit (the good company made up for it : )


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