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NW Face of Matier

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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°)
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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.

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

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