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Glacier National Park (Canada)

An extreme line off the summit of Sir Donalds.

Freeride Skiing Extreme

Distance
3.3 km
Ascent
0 m
Descent
1.9 km
Low Point
1.3 km
High Point
3.2 km
Gradient
55˚
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This is a popular freeride skiing route which is generally considered to be extreme. It's extremely remote, it features extreme exposure (e4) and is typically done between January and May. From a low point of 1.3 km to the maximum altitude of 3.2 km, the route covers 3.3 km, 0 vertical metres of ascent and 1857 vertical metres of descent. You'll need rope, skins, ice axe and crampons to complete it safely.

Description

An absolute sender of a line off the summit. Not even sure if its possible

Difficulty

Extreme

Extreme skiing terrain above 45 degrees. These routes are reserved for experienced experts.

Extreme Exposure (E4)

4 out of 4

In case of a fall, the skier faces certain death.

Remoteness

4 out of 4

In the high mountains or remote conditions, all individuals must be completely autonomous in every situation.

Best time to visit

between January and May

Features

  • Bowl
  • Face
  • Cliffs
  • Couloir
  • Glacier
  • Walk Required

Equipment required

  • Rope
  • Skins
  • Ice axe
  • Crampons

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