Quick's / No See Um

Crested Butte

Quick's and No See Um are hidden tree runs in The Glades that access Stevie's, Paradise Lift Glade, and Powder Rock Glade through quick pitches and trees.

Freeride Skiing Difficult

Distance
316 m
Ascent
0 m
Descent
102 m
Low Point
3.2 km
High Point
3.3 km
Gradient
33˚
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Quick's / No See Um Map

Description

Quick's and No See Um are the skier's right hand boundary of The Glades and connect Honey Pie to Stevie's, Paradise Lift Glade, and Powder Rock Glade towards "Easy Out" Exit to Paradise. If you stay right in Honey Pie you'll pass through some trees and find yourself on Quick's. You can also get on Quick's when you stay left after the Waterfall rock feature on lower Hard Slab. If you stay in left in Quick's you can get on the right side of Stevie's and get on Paradise Lift Glade. If you stay right in Quick's you'll end up in No See Um, where the tight trees have put you onto the Paradise Lift Glade or further right onto the Powder Rock Glade. "Easy Out" runs under both these trails.

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

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