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Hillmans' Highway

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0.4 mile 0.6 kilometer point to point
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Elevation

Ascent: 0' 0 m
Descent: -1,096' -334 m
High: 5,134' 1,565 m
Low: 4,038' 1,231 m

Grade

Avg Slope: 55% (29°)
Max Slope: 67% (34°)
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Trail shared by Gunks Jesse

A consistent 40 degree pitch bowl that runs out into a basin.

Gunks Jesse
Type: Backcountry or Sidecountry

Need to Know

This is extreme terrain with extreme weather. You MUST bring warm clothes, food, and water. This is a steep hike to the top and requires plenty of time. Avalanches are a threat in this area.

Description

Hike to the top of the ridge and ski back down! Expect to ski around large rock features in a narrow steep chute at the top, leading to a larger open bowl at the bottom.

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Mar 17, 2019
Bradley Loew
started descent 3/4 of way up due to extremely icy conditions.
Mar 2, 2019
Tanguy Marquis
half way up
Mar 20, 2018
Grand Terd
Feb 6, 2018
Austen B
Apr 30, 2017
Zach Ross
Went down with the dog. steepest section seems to be where it is closest to the Dutchess. 0.4mi
Apr 20, 2014
Ben McGlenn

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  4.4 from 5 votes

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  4.4 from 5 votes
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#18

in New Hampshire

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Photos

The Tuckerman Experience
Mar 23, 2018 near Pinkham…, NH
The Dutchess
Mar 16, 2015 near Pinkham…, NH
Up the highway.
Mar 23, 2018 near Pinkham…, NH
hillmans
Mar 30, 2018 near Pinkham…, NH
Dodges Drop
Mar 16, 2015 near Pinkham…, NH
Boot packing up Hillmans
Mar 13, 2015 near Pinkham…, NH

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