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Date Saturday  2/15/2020
End Date
Group Denver
Event Title Backcountry Ski - Vail Pass
Start Time 8:00 AM
Status Complete
Leader Marshall Hull
Member Price Free
Non-member Price Free
Available Participants Full- Join Waitlist
Type Trip
Trip Type Ski
Pace Moderate
Classification Moderate III
Trail Mileage 8.0
Elevation Gain 3,000
Driving Distance 140

Location

Vail Pass Winter Recreation Area

For more info Contact

Marshall Hull
marshall@peakchoice.com
970-333-9070


Details

Backcountry ski tour in Vail Pass Winter Recreation Area.

Depending on conditions, we will ski 6-8 miles and 2,000-3,000 feet.
Plan to be out from the cars for 6 hours.

This will be a moderately strenuous outing. We will move at a pace of about 1 mile and 800 ft per hour.

Previous backcountry ski experience required.

Required gear:
AT skis or Telemark skis or Splitboard. Good skins.
Beacon, Shovel, Probe
Backpack, clothing, food and water appropriate for a backcountry ski tour.

AIARE Level 1 or equivalent required.


Notes

Contact Marshall if you are interested.

More details will be provided separately.

A $10 per person Vail Pass Winter Recreation Area day use fee is required.
Purchase at the Vail Pass ranger station.