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Big Drop 12

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1.0 mile 1.6 kilometer point to point
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Ascent: 0' 0 m
Descent: -1,969' -600 m
High: 9,031' 2,753 m
Low: 7,062' 2,153 m

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Avg Slope: 37% (20°)
Max Slope: 54% (28°)
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Avalanche risk for Nov 26, 2017: Low

Generally safe avalanche conditions. Watch for unstable snow on isolated terrain features. Natural and human-triggered avalanches unlikely.

Full forecast for UAC: Salt Lake — Brought to you by UT Avalanche Center

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The biggest wide-open face I've skied off of B-Ridge.

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Type: Backcountry or Sidecountry

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Enjoy the big open face, but consider your exit first. Will you re-ascend to the ridge to get out, or wack down Mueller Park Canyon?

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My tracks down BD12 as I re-ascend to get out.
Mar 28, 2019 near North S…, UT
A view of the massive wind-drift atop Big-Drop 12. Big-Drop 1 seen in the background.
Mar 28, 2019 near North S…, UT
A view of BD12 on the approach.
Mar 28, 2019 near North S…, UT

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