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black 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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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.

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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 2, 2019
Tanguy Marquis
half way up
Mar 20, 2018
Cidamon GD
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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