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Left Gully

Extremely Difficult
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0.3 mile 0.4 kilometer point to point
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Extremely Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 0' 0 m
Descent: -680' -207 m
High: 5,355' 1,632 m
Low: 4,675' 1,425 m

Grade

Avg Slope: 46% (25°)
Max Slope: 55% (29°)
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Avalanche risk for Nov 12, 2019: Unknown

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Full forecast for MWAC: Tuckerman and Huntington Ravine — Brought to you by Mount Washington Avalanche Center

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A steep and narrow chute on the left side of Tuckerman's Ravine.

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. Beware the 55 degree cornice at the top of the route.

Description

Hike up the obvious chute on the left side of Tuckerman's Ravine. From the top of the line it curves to the left to rejoin other routes back into the base of the ravine. Take care to foresee and avoid rocks.

Always check the avalanche forecast and make your own assessment prior to skiing here.

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Apr 27, 2019
Jon David
Very, very icy. Climbed to choke point, downclimbed halfway, rode out. Slid half of that.
May 6, 2018
Joseph Abrahams
May 5, 2018
Lurong Yang
Feb 4, 2016
Mac Weiler
Very fun short and steep run. Boot packed it straight up the gully. Definite potential slide danger on high volume days. Icier up top. 0.3mi

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Starting the descent in Left Gully.
Mar 11, 2016 near Pinkham…, NH
Booting up Left Gully on a perfect spring day.
Mar 11, 2016 near Pinkham…, NH
The view from the top of Left Gully, with Wildcat in the background.
Mar 11, 2016 near Pinkham…, NH

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