Some Updates on Scenic

Not much snow in the mountains . . .  some definite challenges. Warm weather and rain keep delaying the recovery of the Lobster Pot springs and pool.  At last report, Lobster was climbing near body temperature. Bear Den, the other spring source and pool, is...

Scenic in the Snow

One of our visitors (Jeremy) provided a great picture of the hot springs yesterday . . . and as they say, a picture is worth a thousand words.  Want to know what Scenic conditions are?  Enjoy this pic for an idea. Scenic on the afternoon of New Years...

Unusual Wet and Warm Weather

At this time of year we should be getting snow instead of the torrents of rains and warm weather.  And that presents some problems for soaking up at Scenic Hot Springs.  The normally hottest pool . . . fed by the Lobster Pot springs . . . is very sensitive...

Snowshoeing at Scenic

Some recent images of the snow at Scenic.  Pictures courtesy of Joe O. The snow berm alongside to highway to FS850 Just onto the trail, proper Near Rock Alley, coming down off the steeper parts of the trail  …  and his trip report (edited to...

Stevens Pass Closures

Note: In order to be able to park and be able to hike into Scenic Hot Springs you have to be able to drive to the base of the pass on the west side (around MP 58 – 59).  These current pass closures affect westbound traffic over the pass (Leavenworth,...