Sunny Face

Kirkwood

Lake Tahoe

Steep sunny zone with some fun obstacles

Freeride Skiing Difficult

Distance
108 m
Ascent
0 m
Descent
45 m
Low Point
2.6 km
High Point
2.6 km
Gradient
36˚
Sunny Face Map

A steep zone with some fun obstacles. CAUTION – can be littered with rocks and variable snow due to its western exposure

Description

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

1 out of 4

Close to help in case of emergency.

Best time to visit

January, February, March, April, November, December

Features

  • Cliffs

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