or Connect
EpicSki › The Barking Bear Forums › On the Snow (Skiing Forums) › General Skiing Discussion › 5 backcountry options for summer skiing in Colorado
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

5 backcountry options for summer skiing in Colorado

post #1 of 2
Thread Starter 

5 backcountry options for summer skiing in Colorado

 

http://read.garagegrowngear.com/summer-skiing-in-colorado-backcountry/

 

Tyndall Glacier
Route stats: 5.8 miles and 3200 feet of vertical for 800 feet of steep skiing

 

Lamb's Slide
Route stats: 9 miles roundtrip and 4500 feet of vertical for about 1200 feet of steep vertical.

 

Skyscraper Glacier
Route stats: roundtrip is 3.8 miles and 1400 feet for a one lap circuit.

 

Mount Democrat North Face
Route stats: 9.1 miles roundtrip, 3200 feet of vertical for a face with 1900 feet of potential skiing.

 

Grizzly Peak North Couloir
Route stats: 7.8 miles roundtrip, 3600 feet of vertical for a 1300 feet descent.


How is Skyscraper Glacier? It is supposed to be the easiest one to access.

post #2 of 2
Lets not forget St. Mary's here!

Like 1-2 miles up depending how far you wanna go. Ok, not much vert but easy to get to and quick tongue.gif
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: General Skiing Discussion
EpicSki › The Barking Bear Forums › On the Snow (Skiing Forums) › General Skiing Discussion › 5 backcountry options for summer skiing in Colorado