White Pass (Washington)
U.S. 12 through White Pass
|Elevation||4,500 ft (1,372 m)|
|Traversed by||U.S. Highway 12|
|Location||Lewis / Yakima counties, Washington, United States|
White Pass (el. 4500 ft./1372 m.) is a mountain pass in the Cascade Range south of Mount Rainier and north of Goat Rocks in Washington, USA. U.S. Highway 12 passes over White Pass, connecting Yakima County with Lewis County.
White Pass Ski Area, located at the summit, opened in December 1955. Champion skiing twins Phil and Steve Mahre (and their seven siblings) grew up on White Pass, where their father Dave Mahre was the mountain manager for the ski area. White Pass is also the home mountain of professional snowboarder Marc Frank Montoya, owner of The Block hotels.
- White Pass road conditions
- White Pass Scenic Byway - Official Website of the White Pass Scenic Byway
- Ski White Pass.com - Trail map for the ski area
- Experience Washington.com - White Pass Scenic Byway
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