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Date Saturday  3/6/2021
End Date
Group Denver
Event Title Peak Ski - Buffalo Mtn
Start Time 7:00 AM
Status Approved
Leader Marshall Hull
Member Price Free
Available Participants 1
Type Trip
Trip Type Ski
Pace Moderate
Classification Difficult 
Trail Mileage 8
Elevation Gain 3,500
Driving Distance 120

Location

Summit County.
Buffalo Mtn 12,777 ft.


For more info Contact

Marshall Hull
marshall@peakchoice.com


Details

Backcountry ski tour in Summit County.
Buffalo Mountain - East Slopes.
This is NOT the Silver Couloir.

We will meet at the Buffalo Mountain Trailhead at 7am.

This will be a moderate-difficult day. Expect an uphill pace of about 1 mile and 1,000 ft per hour. Plan to be out from the cars for at least 6 hours. Be prepared to break trail and skin up short sections of steep terrain.

This trip is dependent on snowpack and weather conditions. If necessary, the date or location will be changed or the trip cancelled.

Solid backcountry skiing experience on variable snow conditions is required.

AIARE Level 1 or equivalent required.

Required:
AT skis or Telemark skis or Splitboard. Good skins.
Beacon, Shovel, Probe.
Ski crampons.
Ski-carry backpack.
Helmet.

Not required:
Ice ax, boot crampons.


Notes

Send me an email if you are interested or have questions.

Additional details will be provided separately.

Covid-19 protocols observed and CMC liability waiver required.