Pumphouse

Berthoud Pass

Some south facing glades

Freeride Skiing Difficult

Distance
3.2 km
Ascent
406 m
Descent
608 m
Low Point
3.4 km
High Point
3.6 km
Gradient
30˚
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Description

Heading south from the Upper Weather Station takes you into the Pumphouse area, which offers about 650 feet of tree skiing. The top of Pumphouse is significantly flatter than the bottom. Since it has a southern aspect, Pumphouse is much better when there is new snow.

Difficulty

Difficult

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

Remoteness

2 out of 4

Away from help but easily accessed.

Best time to visit

January, February, March, April, December

Features

  • Trees

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