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green Caribou Glade Descent

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0.4 mile 0.7 kilometer point to point
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Easy

Elevation

Ascent: 0' 0 m
Descent: -603' -184 m
High: 11,131' 3,393 m
Low: 10,528' 3,209 m

Grade

Avg Slope: 28% (16°)
Max Slope: 39% (21°)
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Trail shared by Sallie Hoefer

Avalanche risk for May 24, 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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This is a mellow, gladed and quick descent down to the base of the steeper pitch.

Sallie Hoefer
Type: Backcountry or Sidecountry

Description

This gladed line is super mellow, so would be good for many ability levels. If snow is too deep, it may be difficult to pick up enough speed, but if you hit it on a fresh day, you'll be pleasantly surprised.

As the pitch flattens out, unclip and hike up again. This quick pitch is great for lapping.

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Feb 17, 2018
Nicole Leitch
Jan 13, 2018
Nicky Rucker
Feb 13, 2016
Paul Hoerster
Nov 18, 2015
Mauricio Herrera Cuadra
with Hillary, 2 laps.

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#448

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in Indian Peaks

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in Colorado

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