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32 mi 51 km of descents 14 Featured Ski Lines

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Favorite Base of Leavitt Peak showing the main bowl and Y-Couloir on the left.
Intermediate

Leavitt Peak Deadman Creek Descent

2.8 mi 4.5 km • -2,643 ft Descent • -805.72 m Descent

Singletrack Bridgeport, CA

( 2 )
Favorite MW Skiing the couloir
Extremely Difficult

Dana Couloir

0.2 mi 0.3 km • -667 ft Descent • -203.27 m Descent

Singletrack Bridgeport, CA

( 1 )
Favorite The view looking down the chute from near top. See avalanche debris near snowboarder.
Intermediate/Difficult

Morrison East Face

2.7 mi 4.3 km • -3,042 ft Descent • -927.2 m Descent

Singletrack Mammoth Lakes, CA

( 1 )
Favorite Base of Leavitt Peak showing the main bowl and Y-Couloir on the left.
Difficult

Leavitt Peak Y-Couloir

0.2 mi 0.3 km • -564 ft Descent • -171.82 m Descent

Singletrack Bridgeport, CA

( 1 )
Favorite Reaching the bowl below the summit at about 10,500ft. East Couloir to the left of the summit.
Extremely Difficult

Matterhorn Peak - East Couloir

4.2 mi 6.8 km • -4,258 ft Descent • -1297.89 m Descent

Singletrack Bridgeport, CA

( 1 )
Favorite Booting above Iceberg Lake
Difficult

Mount Whitney - Mountaineers Route

3.2 mi 5.1 km • -4,949 ft Descent • -1508.38 m Descent

Singletrack Lone Pine, CA

( 1 )
Favorite Great fun to board/ski a lava tube!
Difficult

Hole In The Wall

2.0 mi 3.2 km • -2,458 ft Descent • -749.34 m Descent

Singletrack Mammoth Lakes, CA

( 1 )
Favorite The view looking down the chute from near top. See avalanche debris near snowboarder.
Intermediate/Difficult

Morrison Chute

1.7 mi 2.7 km • -2,969 ft Descent • -904.84 m Descent

Singletrack Mammoth Lakes, CA

( 1 )

Ascents in High Sierra - 15

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3.0 mi 4.9 km #1Mount Tallac Northeast Bowl Ascent
Intermediate/Difficult
South Lake Tahoe, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
3.0 mi 4.9 km South Lake Tahoe, CA
3.5 mi 5.7 km #2Leavitt Peak via Sonora Pass Trailhead
Intermediate/Difficult
Bridgeport, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
3.5 mi 5.7 km Bridgeport, CA
8.0 mi 12.8 km #3Mount Whitney - Mountaineers Route
Difficult
Lone Pine, CA
Difficult
8.0 mi 12.8 km Lone Pine, CA
2.3 mi 3.7 km #4The Riser to Kaiser
Difficult
Coarsegold, CA
Difficult
2.3 mi 3.7 km Coarsegold, CA
5.7 mi 9.2 km #5Matterhorn Peak
Difficult
Bridgeport, CA
Difficult
5.7 mi 9.2 km Bridgeport, CA
1.8 mi 3.0 km #6Rubicon Peak
Easy/Intermediate
Tahoma, CA
Easy/Intermediate
1.8 mi 3.0 km Tahoma, CA
0.9 mi 1.4 km #7South Peak - Northeast Face
Intermediate
Bridgeport, CA
Intermediate
0.9 mi 1.4 km Bridgeport, CA
2.8 mi 4.4 km #8Black Butte Summit
Easy/Intermediate
Auberry, CA
Easy/Intermediate
2.8 mi 4.4 km Auberry, CA
7.5 mi 12.0 km #9Kaiser Peak via Potter Pass
Difficult
Auberry, CA
Difficult
7.5 mi 12.0 km Auberry, CA
2.4 mi 3.8 km #10Andesite Peak Ascent via Castle Peak Saddle
Easy/Intermediate
Truckee, CA
Easy/Intermediate
2.4 mi 3.8 km Truckee, CA
2.4 mi 3.8 km #11Morrison Chute Ascent
Intermediate/Difficult
Mammoth Lakes, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
2.4 mi 3.8 km Mammoth Lakes, CA
1.0 mi 1.6 km #12Black Butte West Ridge
Intermediate/Difficult
Auberry, CA
Intermediate/Difficult
1.0 mi 1.6 km Auberry, CA
8.6 mi 13.9 km #13Mount Morgan (South)
Intermediate
West Bishop, CA
Intermediate
8.6 mi 13.9 km West Bishop, CA
1.1 mi 1.7 km #14Kaiser Pass Shortcut
Easy/Intermediate
Auberry, CA
Easy/Intermediate
1.1 mi 1.7 km Auberry, CA
1.4 mi 2.3 km #15Waterhouse Peak Ascent
Extremely Difficult
South Lake Tahoe, CA
Extremely Difficult
1.4 mi 2.3 km South Lake Tahoe, CA

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