This will be a day of moderate exploration and skiing laps on the best safe snow we can find. We'll gather ideas from others in the hut beforehand, then head to the most promising area (hopefully just up Asulkan Brook) and look for good powder on safe slopes, either in the trees or on open runs. Expect 700 - 1000m of total vertical gain. Participants must be in good shape for a moderately fast pace with few rests on the climbs, though we will be stopping for lunch and to re-group.
AST1 and backcountry skiing experience is required.
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