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Wheeler Mountain Our descent route

Our descent route (and 90% of our ascent route) on the NE face.

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At Backcountry Coalition we strive to provide our visitors and members with a place to share their experiences and love for backcountry skiing. Our site is built from our member base and grows with them. Check out our Areas & Descents section for detailed information regarding ski areas, and some of the routes that our members have discovered.

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Featured Descent

Colorado » Gore Range/Vail Pass

Deming Drop

Consistent 40+ degree pitch of sheer bliss for 1200+ feet.  In low snow years, a narrow choke can develop about half way down, other wise the couloir is quite wide.

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