October / Arrowhead Skin Track

North Bridgers

Track through dense trees

Ski Touring Moderate

Distance
1.6 km
Ascent
256 m
Descent
2 m
Duration
1-2 hrs
Low Point
2.3 km
High Point
2.6 km
Gradient
25˚
October / Arrowhead Skin Track Map

The October/ Arrowhead skin track is the easiest route through the trees to get to and from the bottoms of October and Arrowhead bowls. It consists of many micro basins, and you may have to side step and scoot to get around. It is pretty easy to get turned around in this area.

Difficulty

Moderate

Slopes become slightly steeper at around 25-30 degrees.

Low Exposure (E1)

1 out of 4

Exposure is limited to that of the slope itself. Getting hurt is still likely if the slope is steep and/or the snow is hard.

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, October, November, December

Features

  • Trees
  • Walk Required

Equipment required

  • Skins