Backcountry Ski/Snowboard - Mt Baker Backcountry Weekend

Mt Baker Backcountry Weekend

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  • Sat, Jun 23, 2012
  • Skiing/Snowboarding
  • Adults
Goal is turns on Heliotrope Ridge (north side climbers approach) with descent down Grouse Creek. Ascent is about 4000 verts. Participants should be comfortable descending 35 to 40 degree firm slopes. Depending on conditions last 700 verts may be carrying skis through forest. Sunday 6/24 is an alt if weather dictates.
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