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Straight South

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Length

0.5 Miles 0.8 Kilometers


Ski Line

Elevation

14' 4 m

Ascent

-617' -188 m

Descent

23%

Avg Slope (13°)

36%

Max Slope (20°)

11,660' 3,554 m

High

11,042' 3,366 m

Low

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Another tree variation on Jackal's excellent south slopes.

Nick Wilder

Overview

Type: Backcountry or Sidecountry

Description [Suggest Changes]

One of the many possible quality ski lines on the south face right below the Jackal Hut. For this one, head east a couple hundred yards, then take the fall line straight down as far as you want. You should be able to connect many wide-open patches of easy skiing with few trees. As you get lower, you get stuck more and more in a drainage. Stop any time and climb back out.

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