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Galena Summit

Intermediate

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0.9 mile 1.5 kilometer point to point
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Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 801' 244 m
Descent: 0' 0 m
High: 9,602' 2,927 m
Low: 8,801' 2,683 m

Grade

Avg Slope: 16% (9°)
Max Slope: 19% (11°)
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Excellent road accessed lines for quick or long tours.

samh Haraldson
Type: Backcountry or Sidecountry

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Drive to the "Galena Summit" pass from the Ketchum/Sun Valley area and park on the side of the road. Skin the ridge to find multiple lines and bowls of good skiing varying from open powder fields to gladed trees. Lines can be found directly back to the road and your waiting car or lines that drop into bowls requiring further skinning back up and out.

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Skinning above the Galena Summit.
Mar 13, 2015 near Sun Valley, ID
Leaving the car behind for a day in the hills.
Mar 13, 2015 near Sun Valley, ID
End of the day.
Mar 13, 2015 near Sun Valley, ID

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