Bärnet W, SW face

Davos Klosters

Steep coulouirs and slopes on the W side of Bärnet

Freeride Skiing Severe

Distance
542 m
Ascent
0 m
Descent
190 m
Low Point
2.2 km
High Point
2.4 km
Gradient
42˚
Bärnet W, SW face Map

From Schaffürggli T-bar ride east and hike the west ridge of Bärnet (2378m). It is a 1,5 hours hike through the ridge till the summit. It is a wide ridge without to many complications other than snow depth and possible cornices all the way along it. You don't have to walk to far to start getting access to steep lines on the W side of the ridge. The ride from the peak till slope nº 4 has a lot of lines and variety for experienced riders. It is a rocky area with a very steep top to middle section. Pick up your line according your riding level, visuals can be made from the T-bar and slope nº4.

Difficulty

Severe

Steep skiing at 38-45 degrees. This requires very good technique and the risk of falling has serious consequences.

High Exposure (E3)

3 out of 4

In case of a fall, death is highly likely.

Remoteness

3 out of 4

Little chance of being seen or helped in case of an accident.

Best time to visit

January, February, March, December

Features

  • Cliffs
  • Walk Required

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