COVID-19 Update: At REI, we encourage you to get outside responsibly. Stay local, avoid recreational travel,
practice social distancing and check ahead for area and facility closures. Learn More
Powder Project Logo

Pinky Trib

Difficult

Trail

0.3 mile 0.5 kilometer point to point
Ski Line
Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 0' 0 m
Descent: -866' -264 m
High: 11,810' 3,600 m
Low: 10,944' 3,336 m

Grade

Avg Slope: 54% (28°)
Max Slope: 78% (38°)
Driving directions Take a virtual tour
Zoom in to see details
Map Key

Trail shared by J. Bella

A straight shot through an open glade, powder stashes abound.

J. Bella
Type: Backcountry or Sidecountry

Need to Know

Avalanche terrain

Description

Adjacent to the Pinky, this hard to find shot through the trees is a true powder cache. It's an independent chute that feels like a glade, classic northern New Mexico terrain.

Skied this ascent?

We need help with the following missing ascent information:

Overview, History & Background

Is something wrong? Let us know. Have photos to share? Help fellow skiers know what's here.

Contacts

Rate This Ski Line

Rate Quality


   Clear Rating

Rate Difficulty

Share This Ski Line

Check In

Check-Ins

none

Trail Ratings

  3.0 from 1 vote

#611

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

#57

in New Mexico

#611

Overall
8 Views Last Month
86 Since Jan 7, 2018
Difficult

0%
0%
100%
0%

Photos

Shredding
Feb 14, 2019 near Taos Sk…, NM
Shredding the Pinky Trib on a Spring pow day
Jan 7, 2018 near Taos Sk…, NM
The Ring Finger has several starting zones, this is the most prominent and widest, below the cliffs that line the chute near treeline
Jan 7, 2018 near Taos Sk…, NM
Bottom of the Pinky Chute, riding into the apron
Jan 7, 2018 near Taos Sk…, NM

0 Comments

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

Shop REI Ski