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Leavitt Peak Y-Couloir

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Amazing couloir dropping from Leavitt Peak.


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11,497' 3,504 m

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10,933' 3,332 m

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Up

564' 172 m

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50%

Avg Slope (27°)

66%

Max Slope (33°)
Type: Backcountry or Sidecountry
Access the couloir from Leavitt Peak. The Sonora Pass typically opens early summer. Prior to the road opening, snowmobiles are required to access this area. Wilderness permits are required if staying overnight.

Overview

From Leavitt Peak, drop the steep shoot down to the base of the bowl.

Description

Follow the Leavitt Peak via Sonora Pass Trailhead approach. From the top of Leavitt Peak, drop into the obvious couloir back to the base of the bowl. Some do laps before heading back to the car.

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Shared By:

Ian Bohannon

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in California

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Base of Leavitt Peak showing the main bowl and Y-Couloir on the left.
Jun 12, 2019 near Bridgeport, CA
Midway up the grueling climb to Leavitt Peak.
Jun 12, 2019 near Bridgeport, CA
Leavitt Peak main bowl.
Jun 12, 2019 near Bridgeport, CA
Top of the Leavitt Peak bowl.
Jun 12, 2019 near Bridgeport, CA

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