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Y Chute (skier's left)

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0.1 mile 0.2 kilometer point to point
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Ascent: 0' 0 m
Descent: -294' -90 m
High: 11,854' 3,613 m
Low: 11,560' 3,524 m

Grade

Avg Slope: 51% (27°)
Max Slope: 68% (34°)
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Trail shared by Donny O'Neill

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An ultra-fun chute that tends to hold great snow even if the surrounding area is wind-scoured and crappy.

Donny O'Neill
Type: Backcountry or Sidecountry

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The skier's left line of "Y Chute" is a fairly steep, quick shot that is super-lappable. Take care, as the entrance is a bit convex and the line has a potential to slide.

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Mar 27, 2018 near Winter…, CO
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Apr 24, 2017 near Winter…, CO
The end of the Hidden Knoll ascent with views east and south to many different lines. Drop in to the east-facing bowl for some wide-open fun.
Apr 24, 2017 near Winter…, CO
Picture of the Hidden Knoll after dropping in 2/10/2018
Feb 12, 2018 near Winter…, CO
Carl Pluim dropping in at the Hidden Knoll
Feb 12, 2018 near Winter…, CO
We skied the Hidden Knoll X Chute Dec 16 2017
Feb 2, 2018 near Winter…, CO

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