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High Traverse Ropeline

Bridger Bowl

South Bridgers

Ropeline controlling access to the High Traverse area

Freeride Skiing Difficult

109 m
0 m
47 m
Low Point
2.4 km
High Point
2.4 km
High Traverse Ropeline Map

This is a popular freeride skiing route which is generally considered to be difficult. It's not remote, it features medium exposure (e2) and is typically done between November and April. From a low point of 2.4 km to the maximum altitude of 2.4 km, the route covers 109 m, 0 vertical metres of ascent and 47 vertical metres of descent. It's graded 3.2 and Labande grade 3.


The High Traverse ropeline separates the High Traverse from the rest of the terrain accessed from the Bridger chair. Cross this rope at designated gates only when open!



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

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.


1 out of 4

Close to help in case of emergency.

Best time to visit

between November and April

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