Generally speaking, the reports coming in from the Aspen area backcountry are at best, lousy, and at worst, dangerous. Despite the disappointing conditions and eager to get out and do something, Sean Shean, John Doyle and I took a tour to see things firsthand and we actually found everything to be a notch or two better than lousy-- the skiing was better described as being 'pretty OK". So what's 'pretty...
We hooked up with a gang of friends from town and headed up to Cathedral Lake. Our goal was the Pearl Couloir of Cathedral, an area classic and sweet objective by itself. At the top of the couloir however, Christy and I would continue on up and over to Cathedral’s true summit, and ski it’s Southeast Face.
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Chris Cummings on Vestal Basin, Whitehead Trail, Weminuche hey ted - could you contact me at email@example.com…
Ted on Vestal Basin, Whitehead Trail, Weminuche Funny. And kind of true. You'd love it there.
Scott Martin on Vestal Basin, Whitehead Trail, Weminuche Great post and I'm going to try to get there…
Ted on White Dome and Peak One Thanks Chris. It's the location, not the photographer.
Ted on White Dome and Peak One Billy, hopefully these posts offer some ideas as to where…