Head Cutes are located to skiers right off the top of Chair 9.
Hike access only, head cutes area great way to attack the cliff band above Chair 9 on a good snow day.
There’s typically a boot back to follow if you’re feeling ambitious and the climb takes about 15 minutes.
From that same climb you can ride the ridge to Dragon’s Back or even continue down the tail.
The ridge offers excellent views of the Sherwin Range.
The Chutes themselves offer a steep line with exposure bands on either side to keep you honest.
The line will redirect you into the Ricochet a wide-open face perfect for spring corn snow or mid-winter face shots.