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Blackmore / Elephant Shoulder

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1.5 Miles 2.5 Kilometers


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1,039' 317 m

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13%

Avg Slope (7°)

20%

Max Slope (11°)

10,119' 3,084 m

High

9,081' 2,768 m

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Shared By samh Haraldson

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Avalanche risk for May 2, 2018: Moderate

Heightened avalanche conditions on specific terrain features. Evaluate snow and terrain carefully; identify features of concern. Natural avalanches unlikely; human-triggered avalanches possible.

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An alternate approach to Blackmore as well as access to Alex Lowe basin.

samh Haraldson
Type: Backcountry or Sidecountry

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Take the standard Blackmore trail from the parking lot, then upon entering the headwaters basin, break off the standard skin track route and follow what is generally the Blackmore summer trail to the shoulder between Mount Blackmore - Direct and Elephant Mountain.

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