Powder Project Logo

dblack NW Face of Matier

  5.0 ( 1 ) Favorite

Trail

0.2 mile 0.3 kilometer point to point
Ski Line
Extremely Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 0' 0 m
Descent: -661' -201 m
High: 8,933' 2,723 m
Low: 8,273' 2,521 m

Grade

Avg Slope: 73% (36°)
Max Slope: 84% (40°)
Driving directions Take a virtual tour
Zoom in to see details
Map Key

Trail shared by Ben Stone

One of many beautiful steep descents in the Joffre Group.

Ben Stone
Type: Backcountry or Sidecountry
Glacial travel is required up Anniversary Glacier.

Description

This is a classic steep descent settled in the Joffre Group. From the summit, you can ski the exposed rigeline down to the col almost due west of the true summit. From there, enjoy a straightforward descent back down to the plateau. Enjoy!

Skied this ascent?

We need help with the following missing ascent information:

Photos, Need to Know, Overview, History & Background

Contacts

Rate This Featured Ski Line

Rate Quality


   Clear Rating

Rate Difficulty

Share This Ski Line

Check In

Check-Ins

none

Trail Ratings

  5.0 from 1 vote

#3

in Keiths Hut

#127

Overall
  5.0 from 1 vote
5 Star
100%
4 Star
0%
3 Star
0%
2 Star
0%
1 Star
0%
Featured Ski Line Rankings

#3

in Keiths Hut

#127

Overall
1 Views Last Month
476 Since Mar 25, 2015
Extremely Difficult Extremely Difficult

0%
0%
0%
0%
0%
100%

0 Comments

Powder Project is part of the REI Co-op family,
where a life outdoors is a life well lived.

Shop REI Ski