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Artist Trees

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Length

0.3 Miles 0.5 Kilometers


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Ascent

-745' -227 m

Descent

45%

Avg Slope (24°)

53%

Max Slope (28°)

11,051' 3,368 m

High

10,306' 3,141 m

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Avalanche risk for Apr 20, 2018: Moderate

Heightened avalanche conditions on specific terrain features. Evaluate snow and terrain carefully; identify features of concern. Natural avalanches unlikely; human-triggered avalanches possible.

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Great tree skiing.

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Get this after a fresh snow and be ready for endless fun. This area has possibilities for many great lines in the 30 range. Get up there and run a few laps to earn those beers waiting for you in the car.

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Feb 5, 2017
Ben Watson
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  4.3 from 4 votes

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I believe the established name for this area is "Sams Trees". It has been printed as such in more then one guide book. Lets please get the names right on this site! Mar 15, 2015

 
Buster is right, I've always heard this called Sam's Trees Sep 10, 2015

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