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Vasquez Trees Ascent

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2.5 Miles 4.0 Kilometers


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1,313' 400 m

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10%

Avg Slope (6°)

24%

Max Slope (13°)

11,769' 3,587 m

High

10,456' 3,187 m

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Avalanche risk for Jan 22, 2019: 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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A winding skin track that follows an old jeep road up Vasquez Peak.

Gunks Jesse
Type: Backcountry or Sidecountry

Description

Starting at the trailhead where Jones Peak is accessed, follow an old jeep road as it winds its way up the shoulder of Vasquez Peak. It eventually traverses the full length under the peak. This ascent provides access to a lot of skiing off Vasquez Peak.

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