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Second Creek Approach

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Length

2.0 Miles 3.2 Kilometers


Ascent

Elevation

1,382' 421 m

Ascent

-3' -1 m

Descent

13%

Avg Slope (7°)

26%

Max Slope (15°)

11,981' 3,652 m

High

10,601' 3,231 m

Low

Conditions


All Clear 36 days ago
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A relatively easy approach to some great exposed skiing.

Eric Internicola

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Description

This approach starts at the Second Creek Trailhead, passes the Broome Hut and ascends above treeline. The skiing up here varies between some fantastic blue skiing to some more dangerous (read: avalanche potential) terrain. Once you're up above treeline, you can easily get several laps in.

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Mar 11, 2018
Michael Weisberg
Jan 30, 2018
Dave Richter
Great snow! 2mi
Jan 28, 2018
Erik Lundberg
Jan 27, 2018
Brendan Killalea
2.5mi
Jan 15, 2018
Mike Haugen
Apr 22, 2017
Ryan Overton

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