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Galena Cheap Thrills

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0.5 mile 0.8 kilometer point to point
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Elevation

Ascent: 0' 0 m
Descent: -315' -96 m
High: 7,824' 2,385 m
Low: 7,509' 2,289 m

Grade

Avg Slope: 11% (7°)
Max Slope: 19% (11°)
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Trail shared by Joseph States

Avalanche risk for Apr 14, 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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Short and sweet. A great quicky run.

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Type: Backcountry or Sidecountry

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Traffic can get stupid real fast with snowmobile trailers and such. Be extra careful at the pull outs.

Description

Being too poor to get lift tickets as a kid, my father and I would ski this as often as we could talk my mother into driving up and down the road. This is an easy run for a couple friends to take turns on.

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Salmon River Valley.
Sep 18, 2016 near Sun Valley, ID
Galena.
Sep 18, 2016 near Sun Valley, ID

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