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Date Sunday  6/9/2019
End Date Sunday  6/9/2019
Group Pikes Peak
Event Title Skywalker Couloir Climb & Ski
Start Time 3:00 AM
Status Complete
Leader Kristen Buckland
Member Price Free
Available Participants 1
Type Trip
Trip Type Ski
Pace Moderate
Classification Difficult 
Trail Mileage 7
Elevation Gain 3,300
Driving Distance

Location

Fourth of July TH, Eldora



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Details

From the Fourth of July TH we'll hike for 2 miles along the Arapahoe Pass Trail, another mile puts us at the base of the 1,500' couloir. The top section of the couloir is a steep 55+ degree slope with potentional for ice or rock steps. If conditions are good we'll ski down the couloir, another option is to ski/walk down the standard trail.



 You must be an expert double black skier with backcountry skiing experience if you plan to descend the couloir



Snowshoes are welcome to join but know you will have to descend without the group.



Contact the leader with your experience to signup.



 



Gear Required:



AT/Tele Skis or Splitboard with skins



Ice Axe, second tool suggested



Crampons



Helmet



Ten Essentials



Proper food/clothing



 



 




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Sorry it is past the registration deadline for this event.