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Cannonballs possibly old CCC or hiking trail

ski/hike out to from tucker brook trail/ maybe can use Kinsman ridge or Coppermine Brook Trail

Ski Touring Difficult

Distance
1.4 km
Ascent
115 m
Descent
247 m
Duration
0-1 hrs
Low Point
739 m
High Point
981 m
Gradient
31˚
Cannonballs possibly old CCC or hiking trail Map

This is a popular ski touring route which is generally considered to be difficult. It's remote, it features medium exposure (e2) and is typically done between January and April. From a low point of 739 m to the maximum altitude of 981 m, the route covers 1.4 km, 115 vertical metres of ascent and 247 vertical metres of descent. You'll need skins and crampons to complete it safely.

Description

ends in glades

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

2 out of 4

Away from help but easily accessed.

Best time to visit

between January and April

Features

  • Tree Skiing
  • Ski Mountaineering

Equipment required

  • Skins
  • Crampons