General Category Descriptions & Information
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Ski & Snowboard, Back Country General, Cross Country, Glacier, Helicopter, SnowCat, Closed

  • General Information:
    • Operations: This is a Ski and SnowBoard Location primarily
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    • Accommodations: Generally None"
    • Difficulty: "Intermediate - Extreme"
      • The better your Skill & Endurance the more fun you will have!
      • Not recommended for beginner skiers
    • Expense: "Moderate - Very Expensive"
      • Call way ahead for reservations / info
    • Located: "Off the Path"
      • Call ahead for information and directions
    • Operations: This category is for locations that offer both "Helicopter, and SnowCat" operations, and also for locations that are truly off the path, not maintained, and not operated by any organization
    • Highlight: "The Best Powder On Earth!!!!"
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    • Operations: This is a Cross Country Ski Location Only
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    • Accommodations: "Generally None"
    • Difficulty: "Intermediate - Extreme"
    • Expense: "Moderate - Very Expensive"
      • Call way ahead for reservations / info
    • Located: "Off the Path"
      • Call ahead for information and directions
    • Operations: "See Details on the location page" multiple and special operations may apply
    • Warning: Glaciers can be extremely dangerous. Please use a guide and or operator who is familiar with this glacier

 

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    • Difficulty: "Expert - Extreme"
      •  Typical of  Long runs with little or no rest in-between. Warning, this can make for a miserable experience if you are not in great physical shape.
      • The better your Skill & Endurance the more fun you will have!
      • Not recommended for beginner skiers
    • Essentials: No matter the resort rating we recommend you bring your own water, power snacks, and a means for attaching your hat & eye wear securely to you (these are easy to loose in the powder especially if you fall) or bring extra
      • Make sure your operator requires you to wear an avalanche beacon and tests them prior to departure (just in case)
    • Operations: "Helicopters Only"
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    • Helicopter operators vary. For rating information see heading: "For Helicopter Locations Only" under the location ratings "Extreme, Global, Regional, Local" for more details
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    • Difficulty: "Intermediate - Borderline Extreme"
      • Typical of  short to Medium length runs with a good rest in-between.
      • The better your Skill & Endurance the more fun you will have!
      • Not recommended for beginner skiers
    • Essentials: No matter the resort rating we recommend you bring your own water, power snacks, and a means for attaching your hat & eye wear securely to you (these are easy to loose in the powder especially if you fall) or bring extra
      • Make sure your operator requires you to wear an avalanche beacon and tests them prior to departure (just in case)
    • Operations: "SnowCats Only"
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    • SnowCat operators vary. For rating info see heading: "For Helicopter Locations Only" under the location ratings "Extreme, Global, Regional, Local" for more details
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  • Operations: Although this location once operated, it is now "Officially Closed!" Check back to see if it reopens
    • Information: if you have additional info on this location regarding its closing or reopening, please Contact Us.
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