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Kaiser Pass Shortcut

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1.1 mile 1.7 kilometer point to point
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Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 740' 226 m
Descent: 0' 0 m
High: 7,721' 2,353 m
Low: 6,981' 2,128 m

Grade

Avg Slope: 13% (8°)
Max Slope: 34% (19°)
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Trail shared by Ian Bohannon

A short little cut through the last switchback.

Ian Bohannon
Type: Backcountry or Sidecountry
Sno-Park passes will be required if you decide to park in a Sno-Park parking lot.

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Great for beginners new to skinning and skiing through trees. Park at the Sno-Park parking lot off of Huntington Lake Rd or at any of the nearby pullouts. The Kaiser Pass Rd is closed but groomed for snowmobiles.

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Don't forget to look back through the trees and enjoy the view on Kaiser Pass.
Mar 19, 2017 near Coarsegold, CA

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