Low Exit

Crested Butte

Salida

Low Exit is a small bowl under High Exit where Lower Third Bowl entrance from Phoenix Bowl joins Lower Third Bowl via Solar Junkyard / Magic Carpet and you can head back into Phoenix Bowl.

Freeride Skiing Difficult

Distance
132 m
Ascent
0 m
Descent
61 m
Low Point
3.2 km
High Point
3.2 km
Gradient
31˚
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Low Exit Map

Description

Low Exit is a very small, low-angle, lightly-gladed bowl under High Exit where the Lower Third Bowl entrance from Phoenix Bowl joins Lower Third Bowl via Solar Junkyard / Magic Carpet and you can head back into Phoenix Bowl. It is situated right above the permanently-closed area, Hourglass. You can catch Magic Carpet into Lower Third Bowl on your right or head left for a gate back to Phoenix Bowl above Phoenix Chutes.

Difficulty

Difficult

Serious gradient of 30-38 degrees where a real risk of slipping exists.

Remoteness

3 out of 4

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

Features

  • Trees
  • Cliffs
  • Walk Required

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