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Hayden Glacier Ski Descent

This is a wonderful spring or early summer ski descent of the Hayden Glacier on Middle Sister
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Difficulty: Strenuous
Length: 15.8 miles
Duration: Full day

Overview :  This is a very long day with an optional ascent to the summit of Middle Sister. The fun part is the ski descent of the Hayden Glacier... more »

Tips:  Pole Creek Springs Trailhead Directions:
Travel 1.5 miles west of Sisters on Hwy 242. Turn south on Forest Service road 15 which is... more »

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Points of Interest

1. Climbers Path Leaves Trail Here

You'll see the climbers trail marked by rocks and a cairn, stay on the trail straight ahead (do NOT go to the left)

2. Ascending the Haden Glacier

3. Middle Sister Summit

Check out the views and look for a good ski line down.

4. Skiing the Hayden

Pick a fun line and have fun. Maybe don't jump a crevass like we did...

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