Hidden Valley – The Summit at Snoqualmie, WA

IMG_8937
Looking down into Hidden Valley.
IMG_8938
Top drive terminal.
IMG_8940
Motor room and hydraulic tensioning.
IMG_8943
Looking down the line from the summit.

4 thoughts on “Hidden Valley – The Summit at Snoqualmie, WA

  1. Riley March 1, 2020 / 8:13 pm

    The Hidden Valley lift has been shut down for the remainder of the 2019-2020 season, which isn’t too much longer for Hyak anyway. Apparently the lift has a problem that can’t be fixed until the snow melts and they can bring in heavier machinery. The Summit says next year it’ll be running “better than ever.” I remember when the lift first opened in 2011 it had a lot of problems. Might’ve been electrical. For a while they were only loading every other chair. Strange being as it’s essentially a new lift, albeit assembled from old Keechelus/Easy Gold parts.

    Like

    • mm March 7, 2020 / 6:30 pm

      It was making a banging noise every few seconds and giving off some i dunno what smell.. oil or fuel like. I was one of the last people on it that day. the ski patrol was telling everyone who got off that you should ski the front side instead unless you like to hike uphill. :/

      Like

    • Peter Landsman March 13, 2020 / 8:33 pm

      Hidden Valley is reopening tomorrow. Repairable in winter after all.

      Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s