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Date Saturday  2/8/2020
End Date Saturday  2/8/2020
Group Pikes Peak
Event Title Backcountry Ski - Hoosier Pass
Start Time 7:00 AM
Status Complete
Leader Kristen Buckland
Member Price Free
Non-member Price Free
Available Participants 2
Type Trip
Trip Type Ski
Pace Moderate
Classification Moderate 
Trail Mileage 6
Elevation Gain 2,500
Driving Distance


Hoosier Pass

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We will skin and ski around Hoosier Pass and take advantage of all this recent snow. The wind direction and weather will dictate the exact location we ski. Plan for 2,500-3,000' elevation gain. If the avalanche forecast is Considerable or higher we will stay to lower angle terrain. If time dictates we will do some beacon practice and a snow pit study. The leader is AIARE Professional Level 1 certified.

Backcountry AT/tele skis with skins, or splitboard required. Beacon, probe, shovel and the knowledge to use them are required. You must have AIARE Level 1 training or similar. Bring proper winter clothes, ten essentials and food/water for a full day.

Contact the leader with your experience to register.