North Ainger Gnarnia Trees

North Bridgers

Steep, Shady Trees

Ski Touring Difficult

Distance
461 m
Ascent
5 m
Descent
147 m
Duration
0-1 hrs
Low Point
2.3 km
High Point
2.5 km
Gradient
41˚
North Ainger Gnarnia Trees Map

The Gnarnia Trees North of Ainger Lake are sheltered, and moderately steep. They provide a great bonus lap when heading over to terrain North of Ainger without having to take the forest road around. They are only about 300 feet vertical, but can hold cold, protected snow late in the season.

Difficulty

Difficult

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.

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, November, December

Features

  • Trees
  • Walk Required

Equipment required

  • Skins