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6th Wave

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Descent: -274' -84 m
High: 12,058' 3,675 m
Low: 11,784' 3,592 m

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Avg Slope: 35% (19°)
Max Slope: 35% (19°)
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Trail shared by J. Bella

An open southeast facing line in Long Canyon.

J. Bella
Type: Backcountry or Sidecountry

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The sixth in a series of steep, avalanche-prone gullies in the south-facing bowl at the head of the canyon. Strong winds deposit snow at the top of this ridge, and the gullies below act like a sluice and catch snow that forms vertical drifts in the terrain features.

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