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3 mi 5 km of descents 2 Featured Ski Lines

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Featured Ski Lines in Alaska - 2

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Favorite The summit of 8100 just touched by the sun. SXSW is the couloir directly below the summit. Note the rock and other glacial hazards below the line.
Extremely Difficult

SXSW

1.3 mi 2.1 km • -2,189 ft Descent • -667.22 m Descent

(1) Black R…, AK
Favorite Skiers head up the skin track for another lap in springtime conditions. Even when avalanche conditions are high, this area has some great low angle skiing!
Easy/Intermediate

Devil May Care

1.5 mi 2.5 km • -2,172 ft Descent • -662.01 m Descent

(1) Black R…, AK

Ascents in Alaska - 7

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1.8 mi 2.9 km #1The Steg (osaurus)
Difficult
Black Rapids, AK
Difficult
1.8 mi 2.9 km Black Rapids, AK
1.2 mi 1.9 km #2The Hand of God
Difficult
Black Rapids, AK
Difficult
1.2 mi 1.9 km Black Rapids, AK
2.1 mi 3.4 km #3Canwell Peak
Difficult
Black Rapids, AK
Difficult
2.1 mi 3.4 km Black Rapids, AK
1.1 mi 1.8 km #410-Mile Uptrack
Easy
Fishhook, AK
Easy
1.1 mi 1.8 km Fishhook, AK
9.1 mi 14.7 km #5College Glacier Access
Easy
Black Rapids, AK
Easy
9.1 mi 14.7 km Black Rapids, AK
2.1 mi 3.4 km #6Isabel Knoll
Easy
Black Rapids, AK
Easy
2.1 mi 3.4 km Black Rapids, AK
2.3 mi 3.7 km #7Devils Thumb Ridge
Easy/Intermediate
Black Rapids, AK
Easy/Intermediate
2.3 mi 3.7 km Black Rapids, AK

Photos of Alaska - 25

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Skiers head up the flat portion of the ridge below Peak 8100. The route continues up the prominent ridge behind them.
Mar 24, 2016 near Black R…, AK
Traversing the ridge to access the northernmost finger of "The Hand of God".
Mar 22, 2016 near Black R…, AK
Headed up The Steg toward Peak 8100. The prominent coulior at the shadow line is SXSW.
Mar 24, 2016 near Black R…, AK
Skiers approach "The Hand of God." Ascend the leftmost coulior to gain access to the ridge and other couliors in the photo's center.
Mar 22, 2016 near Black R…, AK
A beautiful day of spring riding on Flattop above Anchorage, Alaska.
Mar 13, 2015 near Elmendo…, AK
Pit above treeline on Devil May Care.
Mar 25, 2016 near Black R…, AK
Looking back down the skin track above the flats on the ridge. College Glacier below on the right.
Mar 24, 2016 near Black R…, AK
Approximately 5500' elevation on the glacier, things flatten out. From here, use other routes to access the incredible lines that surround you.
Mar 23, 2016 near Black R…, AK

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