Bamboo Nose

Taos

A narrow, rocky spine.

Freeride Skiing Severe

Distance
155 m
Ascent
0 m
Descent
117 m
Low Point
3.4 km
High Point
3.6 km
Gradient
42˚
Bamboo Nose Map

Bamboo Nose runs along the spine to skier's left from Bamboo Chute. This line is only possible with deep snow. When it is deep enough, you will still have to pick your way down until it begins to open up.

Difficulty

Severe

Steep skiing at 38-45 degrees. This requires very good technique and the risk of falling has serious consequences.

Remoteness

2 out of 4

Away from help but easily accessed.

Best time to visit

January, February, March, December

Features

  • Trees
  • Cliffs

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