Middle Spines Arrowhead Bowl

North Bridgers

Short, Rocky, Montana Spines

Ski Touring Severe

Distance
220 m
Ascent
0 m
Descent
141 m
Duration
0-1 hrs
Low Point
2.7 km
High Point
2.8 km
Gradient
48˚
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Description

These Flutes and Spines are steep and short, but great for spinning laps. They are a great spot for technical training due to the low exposure below. Spot your landmarks from below, then convince yourself to go for it once on top.

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

3 out of 4

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

Best time to visit

January, February, March, April, May, June, December

Features

  • Cliffs
  • Walk Required

Equipment required

  • Skins