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Little Tahoma via the Whitman and Frying Pan Glaciers

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7.2 Miles 11.6 Kilometers


Ski Line

29' 9 m

Ascent

-5,616' -1,712 m

Descent

15%

Avg Slope (8°)

72%

Max Slope (36°)

9,423' 2,872 m

High

3,836' 1,169 m

Low

Shared By Vikram Sahney

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Avalanche risk for Apr 28, 2018: 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 NWAC: WA Cascades West, South — Brought to you by Northwest Avalanche Center

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A long traversing ski descent of Little Tahoma with great views of Mt. Rainier.

Vikram Sahney
Type: Backcountry or Sidecountry

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Crevasse rescue knowledge and gear are essential

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Largely follow the ascent route while keeping a careful eye on potential crevasses. Ski as far as the snow will take you before catching the Wonderland Trail along Frying Pan Creek back to your car.

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