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Backcountry Skiing – Hole In The Wall

Mammoth Lakes, CA Age Range:  Teens + Recommendations:  Advanced skiers and riders only.  Avoid after a heavy snowfall.  Go with someone experienced in the backcountry. My first “backcountry” experience many years ago was a trip through Hole in the Wall

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Backcountry Skiing – Epic Trip To Mt. Washington

Tuckerman Ravine, NH Family Friendly?:  Yes Age Range:  Pre-teens and up Recommendations:  This place can be scary if you climb or ski in the wrong place, but the nice thing about it is you can usually see what you are

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Backcountry Skiing – Mt Baldy

Mt Baldy Village, CA Family Friendly?:  Yes Age Range:  Teens and up Recommendations:  This is a real alpine environment so use caution. The bowl allows you to choose relative levels of difficulty but it is definitely possible to get yourself

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Backcountry Skiing – Mount Morrison

Mount Morrison, located just south of Mammoth Lakes California, has to rank as one of my favorite peaks in the Sierra Nevada.  This pyramid-shaped peak is clearly visible from all approaches to Mammoth by road, but does not present any

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