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0.5 mile 0.9 kilometer point to point
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Elevation

Ascent: 0' 0 m
Descent: -897' -273 m
High: 11,138' 3,395 m
Low: 10,241' 3,122 m

Grade

Avg Slope: 32% (18°)
Max Slope: 51% (27°)
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Avalanche risk for May 30, 2019: 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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To reach Flattop's East face there are two options, Flattop Mt. approach or Flattop East face approach via the Fern Lake trail. Climb as high as you like; the views only get better. The skiing is fun, open and can be great after a fresh snow. This area is generally safe due to its east facing aspect and lower angle slope. Enjoy.

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Mar 23, 2019
Quentin Ribierre
Mar 23, 2019
Max Kahn
Great conditions at and below treeline. Fun and scenic intermediate route
Feb 24, 2019
Gillian Scarborough
Feb 17, 2019
Paul Richard
Feb 16, 2019
todd duncan
Dec 15, 2018
Josh K
Nov 12, 2018
James Schroeder
Apr 14, 2018
David Kider

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