Spatule

Espace Killy

Tignes and Val d'Isère

A long and varied run often on good snow.

Freeride Skiing Difficult

Distance
1.4 km
Ascent
0 m
Descent
476 m
Low Point
2.2 km
High Point
2.6 km
Gradient
40˚
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Description

A long and varied run often on good snow. Start down the OK piste and after about 100 meters go off the piste to the right and traverse high under the rock band. Once on the north aspect ski the fall line before rejoining the piste.

Difficulty

Difficult

Serious gradient of 30-38 degrees where a real risk of slipping exists.

Medium Exposure (E2)

2 out of 4

As well as the slope itself, there are some obstacles (such as rock outcrops) which could aggravate injury.

Remoteness

2 out of 4

Away from help but easily accessed.

Best time to visit

January, February, March, April, December

Features

  • Trees

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