Sedlo mtn (Saddle mtn)

Easy one day skitour to the mountain Sedlo, near the city of Elizovo. Easy to reach, easy to walk, a lot of tree riding with mellow slopes

Ski Touring Moderate

Distance
7.1 km
Ascent
965 m
Descent
3 m
Duration
4-5 hrs
Low Point
132 m
High Point
1.1 km
Gradient
27˚
Sedlo mtn (Saddle mtn) Map

This is a popular ski touring route which is generally considered to be moderate. It's not remote, it features low exposure (e1) and is typically done between January and April. From a low point of 132 m to the maximum altitude of 1.1 km, the route covers 7.1 km, 965 vertical metres of ascent and 3 vertical metres of descent. You'll need skins and crampons to complete it safely.

Description

Easy one day skitour to the mountain Sedlo, near the city of Elizovo. Easy to reach, easy to walk, a lot of tree riding with mellow slopes

Difficulty

Moderate

Slopes become slightly steeper at around 25-30 degrees.

Low Exposure (E1)

1 out of 4

Exposure is limited to that of the slope itself. Getting hurt is still likely if the slope is steep and/or the snow is hard.

Remoteness

1 out of 4

Close to help in case of emergency.

Best time to visit

between January and April

Features

  • Tree Skiing
  • Single Descent

Equipment required

  • Skins
  • Crampons