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Easy/Intermediate

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Ascent: 0' 0 m
Descent: -274' -83 m
High: 11,817' 3,602 m
Low: 11,543' 3,518 m

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Avg Slope: 16% (9°)
Max Slope: 54% (28°)
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Trail shared by Donny O'Neill

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

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200-plus feet of open pow skiing—great for meadow skipping on high avy danger days.

Donny O'Neill
Type: Backcountry or Sidecountry

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This place gets hit pretty heavily by wind, which can create nice deep pockets of powder during storm cycles. The line boasts 200-plus feet of open pow skiing making it great for meadow skipping on high avy danger days.

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Mar 11, 2018
Melissa Jay
Deep Powder at the top, a little bit crunchy at the bottom where the sledders hang out.

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