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Beaver Creek

A dense steep fresh tree run

Ski Touring Severe

Distance
1.8 km
Ascent
0 m
Descent
477 m
Duration
0-1 hrs
Low Point
3 km
High Point
3.5 km
Gradient
40˚
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After 2000ft you can descend through the glades that may be intermixed with rock bands. If you drop in too soon before this, you will encounter cliffs on a NW facing slope, so scout and take caution! Just past the ledges you will find steep long glade runs in the dense woods.

Difficulty

Severe

Steep skiing at 38-45 degrees. This requires very good technique and the risk of falling has serious consequences.

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

4 out of 4

In the high mountains or remote conditions, all individuals must be completely autonomous in every situation.

Best time to visit

January, February, March, April

Features

  • Trees
  • Cliffs
  • Walk Required

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