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Frederick pimpin his new Flylow Quantum jacket at Butler Gulch Nov 11, 2011

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Backcountry Skiing Areas

Featured Descent

Colorado » Wolf Creek Pass

Hour Glass

The Descent is the obvious funnel on the north side of the 11583 knob.  This line chokes down to about five feet wide and then opens up again for the exit of the avy path.  Be cautious!! If the bowl up top rips it will carry you over 50+ foot rocks.

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