Powder Project Logo

blue NYM Approach

Navigate on-trail with our free app

iOS App Store Android App Store

Trail

0.8 mile 1.4 kilometer point to point
Ascent
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 567' 173 m
Descent: -82' -25 m
High: 11,665' 3,556 m
Low: 11,098' 3,383 m

Grade

Avg Slope: 15% (8°)
Max Slope: 37% (20°)
Driving directions Take a virtual tour
Zoom in to see details
Map Key

Trail shared by Tom Robson

Avalanche risk for Apr 30, 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.

Full forecast for CAIC: Vail Summit Zone — Brought to you by CO Avalanche Information Center

Avy tweets from @CAICsummit

Navigate on-trail with our free app

iOS App Store Android App Store

Weather

Getting forecast...

Current ascent conditions

Unknown See History

Popular ski lines nearby

Skied this ascent?

Add details to help others plan their adventure.

A treeline hugging approach to the New York Minute area.

Tom Robson
Type: Backcountry or Sidecountry

Description

From the inn, this ascent heads steeply up to treeline. In order to avoid the intense New York Mountain winds, this approach sticks to treeline for the most part.

Rate This Ascent

Rate Quality


   Clear Rating

Rate Difficulty

Share This Ascent

Check In

Check-Ins

none

Trail Ratings

  3.0 from 1 vote

#338

Overall
  3.0 from 1 vote
5 Star
0%
4 Star
0%
3 Star
100%
2 Star
0%
1 Star
0%
Rankings

#133

in Colorado

#338

Overall
1 Views Last Month
60 Since Jan 25, 2017
Intermediate Intermediate

0%
0%
100%
0%
0%
0%

0 Comments

Powder Project is part of the REI Co-op family,
where a life outdoors is a life well lived.

Shop REI Ski