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3.7 mile 5.9 kilometer point to point
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Intermediate/Difficult

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Ascent: 2,495' 760 m
Descent: 0' 0 m
High: 11,886' 3,623 m
Low: 9,391' 2,862 m

Grade

Avg Slope: 13% (7°)
Max Slope: 25% (14°)
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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.

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An old logging road turned backcountry ski playground.

Tom Robson
Type: Backcountry or Sidecountry

Description

Epic views, multiple ski zones, and proximity to the hut make this area a must-do if visiting Blue Lakes Hut.

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