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Ski Lines in Southwest Rockies - 16

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Favorite Almost back to the valley floor.
Difficult

Artist Trees

0.3 mi 0.5 km • -745 ft Descent • -227.11 m Descent

Silverton, CO
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Favorite Snow bunny. If you look hard, below in the trees is the rooftop of the Addie S.
Intermediate

Addie S Lap

0.3 mi 0.4 km • -293 ft Descent • -89.45 m Descent

Telluride, CO
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Favorite Allie tearing up the Christmas pow!
Difficult

Coal Creek

0.5 mi 0.8 km • -749 ft Descent • -228.39 m Descent

Silverton, CO
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Favorite Incredible views on Deer Creek!
Intermediate/Difficult

Deer Creek

0.8 mi 1.2 km • -1,299 ft Descent • -395.81 m Descent

Silverton, CO
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Favorite Heading up Lavender Col.
Very Difficult

Lavender Col.

2.1 mi 3.4 km • -2,615 ft Descent • -797.06 m Descent

Telluride, CO
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Favorite No Photos
Very Difficult

Lightning Bolt Couloir

0.8 mi 1.3 km • -1,570 ft Descent • -478.47 m Descent

Telluride, CO
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Intermediate

Easy Laps

0.1 mi 0.2 km • -204 ft Descent • -62.26 m Descent

Lake City, CO
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Favorite Incredible views on Deer Creek!
Difficult

Upper Deer Creek

2.1 mi 3.4 km • -1,327 ft Descent • -404.58 m Descent

Silverton, CO
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Favorite Looking west from the top of the skin track.
Difficult

Coal Bank Plateau

0.1 mi 0.2 km • -177 ft Descent • -53.93 m Descent

Rico, CO
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Southwest Rockies Skiing

  • 9 Miles 14 Kilometers of Descents
  • 16 ski lines
  • 1 Easy Trail Easy Trails
  • 12 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 16 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Ascents in Southwest Rockies - 13

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0.6 mi 1.0 km #1Approach to Artist Trees
Difficult
Silverton, CO
Difficult
Silverton, CO
0.4 mi 0.7 km #2Addie S Cabin Skin Track
Intermediate
Silverton, CO
Intermediate
Silverton, CO
0.7 mi 1.1 km #3Coal Bank Pass
Intermediate
Silverton, CO
Intermediate
Silverton, CO
1.0 mi 1.6 km #4Deer Creek Ascent
Intermediate
Silverton, CO
Intermediate
Silverton, CO
2.2 mi 3.5 km #5McMillan Peak
Intermediate/Difficult
Telluride, CO
Intermediate/Difficult
Telluride, CO
2.7 mi 4.4 km #6Mt Sneffels: Lavender Ascent
Very Difficult
Telluride, CO
Very Difficult
Telluride, CO
1.1 mi 1.8 km #7Grandma's Couloir Approach
Difficult
Telluride, CO
Difficult
Telluride, CO 23 
8.1 mi 13.0 km #8Hinsdale Haute Route
Very Difficult
Lake City, CO
Very Difficult
Lake City, CO
5.2 mi 8.3 km #9Blue Lakes Hut
Intermediate
Telluride, CO
Intermediate
Telluride, CO
0.8 mi 1.3 km #10Coal Bank Plateau Approach
Difficult
Silverton, CO
Difficult
Silverton, CO
3.7 mi 5.9 km #11Little Matterhorn Access
Difficult
Telluride, CO
Difficult
Telluride, CO
5.5 mi 8.9 km #12Burn Hut Access
Easy/Intermediate
Ridgway, CO
Easy/Intermediate
Ridgway, CO
2.2 mi 3.5 km #13Cuchara Mountain Park Skin Track
Easy/Intermediate
San Luis, CO
Easy/Intermediate
San Luis, CO

Photos of Southwest Rockies - 67

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Getting DEEP turns on the middle section of the Diamond Couloir
Mar 18, 2015 near Manitou…, CO
The dawn patrol hike up to ski the Diamond Couloir before work.
Mar 18, 2015 near Manitou…, CO
The scenery is breathtaking
Apr 8, 2015 near Silverton, CO
The expanse
Apr 8, 2015 near Silverton, CO
Heading up Lavender Col.
Jun 15, 2015 near Telluride, CO
Tour on Red Mountain Pass
Feb 13, 2018 near Silverton, CO
Sunset from Point 11692
Dec 26, 2018 near Whitepine, CO
West Spanish Peak from Cuchara Mountain Park
Feb 28, 2021 near San Luis, CO