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Lake Tahoe

A very enjoyable bowl that takes a bit of hiking to get to

Freeride Skiing Moderate

571 m
0 m
203 m
Low Point
2.4 km
High Point
2.6 km
Jake's Map

This is a popular freeride skiing route which is generally considered to be moderate. It's very remote, it features low exposure (e1) and is typically done between December and April. From a low point of 2.4 km to the maximum altitude of 2.6 km, the route covers 571 m, 0 vertical metres of ascent and 203 vertical metres of descent.


Jake's can be accessed by hiking up The Wrist to the top of The Fingers Chutes. Instead of skiing skiers' left towards The Fingers, you'll ski skiers' right into a fun bowl with a few trees scattered here and there.



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.


3 out of 4

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

Best time to visit

between December and April


  • Bowl
  • Face
  • Trees
  • Walk Required

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