Heather Ridge Ski Tour is a 3.3 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Leavenworth, WA that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible from September until April.
An easily accessible backcountry ski tour at Steven's Pass, Washington. The Heather Ridge Ski Tour is an accessible tour right off Highway 2 at Stevens Pass just across the road from the ski area. The tour is a short but steep climb to Skyline Lake and beyond. The tour is best after fresh snow as the sun can bake the slope on sunny days due to its southerly aspect. There are several areas of significant avalanche terrain on the margins of this tour so stay on the route to avoid these risks.