Backcountry Ski/Snowboard - Source Lake


Backcountry Ski/Snowboard - Source Lake

Laps around source lake and great scott basin

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 5.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,500 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 4,500 ft

Alpental upper parking lot, 8:00 AM

will be running laps up and down the alpental valley and if conditions permit up to great scott basin. 


Source Lake

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Boots, skis/snowboard, poles
  • Climbing skins (or other method to travel uphill on snow)
  • Avalanche shovel (metal blade)
  • Avalanche beacon
  • Avalanche probe
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