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NW Face of Matier

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 5.0 (1) SKI LINE

One of many beautiful steep descents in the Joffre Group.


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8,933' 2,723 m

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8,273' 2,521 m

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Up

661' 201 m

Down

73%

Avg Slope (36°)

84%

Max Slope (40°)
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!

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Local Club: BC Parks

Land Manager: BC Parks

Shared By:

Ben Stone

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Good representation of the goodness that can be found on Matiers NW face.
Mar 25, 2015 near Pemberton, BC

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