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Snow Stake

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0.4 mile 0.6 kilometer point to point
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Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 0' 0 m
Descent: -444' -135 m
High: 11,681' 3,560 m
Low: 11,237' 3,425 m

Grade

Avg Slope: 21% (12°)
Max Slope: 31% (17°)
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Gentle Glades on the northwest face of high point (11692 ft)

Mark McConnell
Type: Backcountry or Sidecountry

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A gentle northwest slope in wide open glades delivers you to a north trending drainage and the Snow Stake!

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Sunset from Point 11692
Dec 26, 2018 near Whitepine, CO
Another deep classic day in Pass Bowl.
Dec 6, 2016 near Whitepine, CO
The open glades of the northwest face on the Southern High Point (11,692ft).
Feb 18, 2019 near Whitepine, CO
Often there will be a prominent skin track behind the snow stake.
Feb 18, 2019 near Whitepine, CO
A great time will be had choosing either the northwest face or the southeast face.
Feb 18, 2019 near Whitepine, CO
Snow stake.
Feb 18, 2019 near Whitepine, CO

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