East Wall Traverse

Arapahoe Basin

Access to hikeable and out of bounds terrain

Freeride Skiing Moderate

Distance
1.5 km
Ascent
22 m
Descent
191 m
Low Point
3.5 km
High Point
3.7 km
Gradient
25˚
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Description

A long traverse out of the gate from Humbug will deliver you to Wide Willys Staircase and the Land of the Giants. This area offers plenty of unique terrain features to jump off including some cliffs lower down.

Difficulty

Moderate

Slopes become slightly steeper at around 25-30 degrees.

Remoteness

2 out of 4

Away from help but easily accessed.

Best time to visit

January, February, March, April, May

Features

  • Cliffs

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