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The Old Roadcut

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0.5 mile 0.9 kilometer point to point
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Ascent: 569' 174 m
Descent: 0' 0 m
High: 11,258' 3,431 m
Low: 10,688' 3,258 m

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Avg Slope: 20% (11°)
Max Slope: 24% (13°)
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An easy way to lap the Montgomery Pass Trees.

Chris Dickson
Type: Backcountry or Sidecountry

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Follow the drainage up into the basin until this old roadcut becomes obvious. If you set a good initial skintrack up this road, it makes endless laps of the trees really easy!

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Dropping in to some soft pow turns.
Apr 3, 2015 near Grand Lake, CO
Pow turns on the weekend BEFORE Thanksgiving!
Apr 3, 2015 near Grand Lake, CO
Plenty of fun stumps to jump off of.
Apr 3, 2015 near Grand Lake, CO
Consistently good early season pow.
Apr 3, 2015 near Grand Lake, CO
Milking the Old Roadcut for an easy skintrack up to the Montgomery Pass Trees.
Apr 3, 2015 near Grand Lake, CO
Great early season pow turns.
Apr 3, 2015 near Grand Lake, CO

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