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North Face of mt.Pip Ivan Maramures

One of the most remoute and gnarly lines in Carpathians

Freeride Skiing Extreme

2.5 km
500 m
202 m
Low Point
1.4 km
High Point
1.9 km
North Face of mt.Pip Ivan Maramures Map

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 1.4 km to the maximum altitude of 1.9 km, the route covers 2.5 km, 500 vertical metres of ascent and 202 vertical metres of descent. You'll need rope, skins, ice axe and crampons to complete it safely.


One of the most remote and gnarly lines in Carpathians . To get here , you need at least 3 days, good forecast, and appropriate gear, but it totally worth it. Mind that after the descent you would have to climb back the couloir.



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.


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


  • Face
  • Cliffs
  • Couloir
  • Walk Required

Equipment required

  • Rope
  • Skins
  • Ice axe
  • Crampons