Hells Half Acre

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Hells Half Acre

Submitted By: Dobish on January 18, 2010

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Connecticut » Ski Sundown

Tom’s Treat

The descent down Tom's Treat is through the terrain park, and then you follow this around down to skiers right.  Eventually the trail will connect to another trail, but you stay to the right.  There are some trees on the side that you can duck into.

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Hells Half Acre includes a variety of terrain from trees to cliffs to open areas. It is easily accessible, and in general the snow is very good. The terrain is so varied that it allows for everyone to enjoy some of the great skiing without being too risky. This area includes High Trail Trees, Shop Chutes, Hanging Meadow, Sentinel Chute, North Chute, The Choke, The Knuckle, The Fingers, Mines 2, and Mines 1

How to Get There

Drive to the top of Berthoud Pass, and start in the parking area by the warming hut. From the parking lot, head due East from the lot and follow the trees on the left towards the observation equipment at the top of the pass. The approach is about 700' and is moderate.

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