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  • 2015.04.14 - Reinheim - Åmotdalshytta

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    Backcountry Ski
    near Kongsvoll, Sør-Trøndelag (Norge)
    Distance
    6.30mi
    Elevation +
    787f
    TrailRank
    41
    Photo of 2015.04.14 - Reinheim - Åmotdalshytta Photo of 2015.04.14 - Reinheim - Åmotdalshytta Photo of 2015.04.14 - Reinheim - Åmotdalshytta

    Reinheim - Åmotdalshytta Duration: 6 h Departure / Arrival: Åmotdalshytta cabin / Reinheim cabin Highest point: Leirpullskardet pass (1.555 m) Distances and cumulative elevation: 10.1 km, +240/-390 m 2nd stage of ...

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  • near L'Hospitalet-près-l'Andorre, Midi-Pyrénées (France)
    Distance
    8.11mi
    Elevation +
    3865f
    TrailRank
    41
    Photo of Pic de Nérassol from l'Hospitalet-près-Andorra Photo of Pic de Nérassol from l'Hospitalet-près-Andorra Photo of Pic de Nérassol from l'Hospitalet-près-Andorra

    A gorgeous tour, highly recommended! Start from the bridge on the main road at the top of l'Hospitalet-près-Andorra. It is best to park on the other side of the road by the hotel. Skin up past the hydro pipe and turn lef...

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  • Norway Svalbard Day 2 Konowfjellet

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    Backcountry Ski
    near Ny-Ålesund, Svalbard (Svalbard and Jan Mayen)
    Distance
    7.21mi
    Elevation +
    2451f
    TrailRank
    41
    Photo of Norway Svalbard Day 2 Konowfjellet Photo of Norway Svalbard Day 2 Konowfjellet Photo of Norway Svalbard Day 2 Konowfjellet

    Disembark at glacier Gaftlebreen. We skied up along the eastern side of the glacier and then turn on the right up to a safe saddle. There we took skis off and put on crampons to get to the summit. Great landscape views a...

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  • Escas - Pic del Cubil return

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    Backcountry Ski
    near Escàs, La Massana (Andorra)
    Distance
    9.02mi
    Elevation +
    3317f
    TrailRank
    41
    Photo of Escas - Pic del Cubil return Photo of Escas - Pic del Cubil return Photo of Escas - Pic del Cubil return

    Following the easy summer mountain bike track from Escas up to the Pal ski resort, and then skinning up the resort to Pic del Cubil. The ski down below the resort is best done with either a lot of snow, or old/rental ski...

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  • Pic d'Envalira 2827m from Pas de la Casa

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    Backcountry Ski
    near Bordes d'Envalira, Canillo (Andorra)
    Distance
    5.77mi
    Elevation +
    2438f
    TrailRank
    41
    Photo of Pic d'Envalira 2827m from Pas de la Casa Photo of Pic d'Envalira 2827m from Pas de la Casa Photo of Pic d'Envalira 2827m from Pas de la Casa

    A lovely short tour from Pas de la Casa. You can park closer to the peak but starting from where we did doesn't add much time and keeps you out of the potential chaos of the town. The canal you follow up towards the col ...

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  • Tosall Bovinar from Lles de Cerdanya

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    Backcountry Ski
    near Arànser, Catalunya (España)
    Distance
    8.00mi
    Elevation +
    3068f
    TrailRank
    41
    Photo of Tosall Bovinar from Lles de Cerdanya Photo of Tosall Bovinar from Lles de Cerdanya Photo of Tosall Bovinar from Lles de Cerdanya

    A nice mountain with easy access from Cadi tunnel / Cerdanya / La Seu d'Urgell. Not 5 star due to the long traverse needed at the start and end to get across from Lles de Cerdanya, which is a cross-country ski station. M...

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  • near Le Montenvers, Rhône-Alpes (France)
    Distance
    4.07mi
    Elevation +
    915f
    TrailRank
    41
    Photo of Haute Route 2012 1/7 (Grands Montets - Ref. Argentière) Photo of Haute Route 2012 1/7 (Grands Montets - Ref. Argentière) Photo of Haute Route 2012 1/7 (Grands Montets - Ref. Argentière)

    Very easy 1st day route. It may serve to familiarize you with the safety standards in Glacier, adjust your material, get used to skiing with the heavy backpack, learn the proper techniques for progression both on glacier...

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  • Norway Svalbard Day 1 Longyearbyen

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    Backcountry Ski
    near somewhere (World)
    Distance
    11.95mi
    Elevation +
    4154f
    TrailRank
    40
    Photo of Norway Svalbard Day 1 Longyearbyen Photo of Norway Svalbard Day 1 Longyearbyen Photo of Norway Svalbard Day 1 Longyearbyen

    Ship anchors on Fiord and we take easy glacier on the left. It goes gently up and turns to the right before the satle up. Then keep up to next satle and straight to the peak. Skidown back and retake up next summit. Then ...

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  • Pic de la Bassera from Col de Botella

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    Backcountry Ski
    near Pal, Parròquia de la Massana (Andorra)
    Distance
    6.49mi
    Elevation +
    3445f
    TrailRank
    40
    Photo of Pic de la Bassera from Col de Botella Photo of Pic de la Bassera from Col de Botella Photo of Pic de la Bassera from Col de Botella

    An easy tour starting from the Pal ski resort (VallNord) at the Col de la Botella. Ski down the piste and across to the Bordes de Setúria (cluster of stone houses). Skin up through the trees up the Riu dels Llacs valley....

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  • Ascenso Invernal Volcan Lonquimay

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    Backcountry Ski
    near Malalcahuello, Araucanía (Chile)
    Distance
    7.37mi
    Elevation +
    3835f
    TrailRank
    40
    Photo of Ascenso Invernal Volcan Lonquimay Photo of Ascenso Invernal Volcan Lonquimay Photo of Ascenso Invernal Volcan Lonquimay

    Enjoy the excellent slopes and unmatched snow conditions of this ski center. Corralco offers 500 acres (200 hectares) of uncrowded ski runs for all levels of ski and snowboard lovers. This mountain resort has one draglif...

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  • Cerro Lopez

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    near Llao Llao, Río Negro (Argentina)
    Distance
    7.46mi
    Elevation +
    3973f
    TrailRank
    40
    Photo of Cerro Lopez Photo of Cerro Lopez Photo of Cerro Lopez

    Highly recommended! A gorgeous peak with astonishing views down onto Lake Nahuel Huapi all the way up, and great views the other way towards Cerro Tronador from the top. The path from the road is good and it is not diffi...

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  • 2015.04.15 - Åmotdalshytta - Reinheim

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    Backcountry Ski
    near Fjellgardan, Møre og Romsdal (Norge)
    Distance
    6.58mi
    Elevation +
    1043f
    TrailRank
    40
    Photo of 2015.04.15 - Åmotdalshytta - Reinheim Photo of 2015.04.15 - Åmotdalshytta - Reinheim Photo of 2015.04.15 - Åmotdalshytta - Reinheim

    Åmotdalshytta - Reinheim Duration: 5:30 h Departure / Arrival: Åmotdalshytta cabin / Reinheim cabin Highest point: Leirpullskardet pass (1.555 m) Distances and cumulative elevation: 10.6 km, +320/-270 m 3rd stage ...

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  • Norway Svalbard Day 6 Daudmanen

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    Backcountry Ski
    near Barentsburg, Svalbard (Svalbard and Jan Mayen)
    Distance
    8.32mi
    Elevation +
    2559f
    TrailRank
    40
    Photo of Norway Svalbard Day 6 Daudmanen Photo of Norway Svalbard Day 6 Daudmanen Photo of Norway Svalbard Day 6 Daudmanen

    We start soon on a snowy and cold day. We go straigh on the glaciar towards the upper part. We get to the saddle . Weather is not good and lots on icy slopes. 2 people slide on the icy slopes and guide decides to put cra...

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  • Norway Svalbard Day 4 Feiringfiellet

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    Backcountry Ski
    near Ny-Ålesund, Svalbard (Svalbard and Jan Mayen)
    Distance
    7.39mi
    Elevation +
    4790f
    TrailRank
    40
    Photo of Norway Svalbard Day 4 Feiringfiellet Photo of Norway Svalbard Day 4 Feiringfiellet Photo of Norway Svalbard Day 4 Feiringfiellet

    We landed early with the promise of a sunny day.We then started to ski up quite steep towards a saddle. Up there weather was cold and windy. Slope turned stepy and icy. We put skis on the rock sack and walk. After passin...

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  • Tuc de Lhuça from Refugi Colomers

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    Backcountry Ski
    near Vaqueira-Beret, Catalunya (España)
    Distance
    4.34mi
    Elevation +
    2031f
    TrailRank
    40
    Photo of Tuc de Lhuça from Refugi Colomers Photo of Tuc de Lhuça from Refugi Colomers Photo of Tuc de Lhuça from Refugi Colomers

    A nice peak close to the Colomers refuge, easy to climb up, fun to ski down, and with great views from the top. We didn't go to the highest point, which is at the east end of the summit ridge. With good snow you can skin...

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  • near Taüll, Catalunya (España)
    Distance
    5.28mi
    Elevation +
    2178f
    TrailRank
    40
    Photo of Ventosa Hut to Restanca Hut via Pic Montardo 2833m Photo of Ventosa Hut to Restanca Hut via Pic Montardo 2833m Photo of Ventosa Hut to Restanca Hut via Pic Montardo 2833m

    The normal route from the Ventosa Hut to the Restanca Hut, including the popular climb of Pic Montardo 2833m on the way. Note: our descent line to the hut is skiers right (north) of the normal descent line to the hut, i...

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  • Cerro Catedral to Refugio Frey by summer path

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    Backcountry Ski
    near Villa Catedral, Río Negro (Argentina)
    Distance
    6.49mi
    Elevation +
    2434f
    TrailRank
    39| Rating 4.33
    Photo of Cerro Catedral to Refugio Frey by summer path Photo of Cerro Catedral to Refugio Frey by summer path Photo of Cerro Catedral to Refugio Frey by summer path

    Using the summer route to get from Cerro Catedral to Refugio Frey, having decided the winds were too high to ski over the ridge above the resort. We walked the first half and skinned the second half. The path is good and...

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  • Mount Hasanit, 1995m, Kosovo, Rugova Valley

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    Backcountry Ski
    near Shtupeli i Vogël, Komuna e Pejës (Kosovo)
    Distance
    6.60mi
    Elevation +
    3314f
    TrailRank
    39
    Photo of Mount Hasanit, 1995m, Kosovo, Rugova Valley Photo of Mount Hasanit, 1995m, Kosovo, Rugova Valley Photo of Mount Hasanit, 1995m, Kosovo, Rugova Valley

    Ski touring in Kosovo Ski touring and ski mountaineering is still new in Kosovo. Therefore the only ski traces you might discover will be your own! Ski tour Mount Hasanit, 1995m Location: Western Kosovo, Accursed ...

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  • near Wildenstein, Grand-Est (France)
    Distance
    12.68mi
    Elevation +
    2323f
    TrailRank
    39
    Photo of Hohneck and Rainkoft from Pont de Blanchemer (La Bresse) Photo of Hohneck and Rainkoft from Pont de Blanchemer (La Bresse) Photo of Hohneck and Rainkoft from Pont de Blanchemer (La Bresse)

    1. Start from the parking located on the side of the road D3d (pont de Blanchemer) 2. Take the closed road towards the Lac de Blanchamer and at the first intersection go left. 3. Cross the sky resort of La Bresse and a...

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  • Gutanasar (2,299.6m)

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    Backcountry Ski
    near Fantan, Kotaykʼ (አርሜኒያ)
    Distance
    3.47mi
    Elevation +
    1578f
    TrailRank
    39
    Photo of Gutanasar (2,299.6m) Photo of Gutanasar (2,299.6m) Photo of Gutanasar (2,299.6m)

    Ski trail description Gutanasar is a dormant volcano in the center of Armenia’s Kotayk province. Covered with thick snow from January through March, it is part of the Geghama Mountains that neighbor Lake Sevan to the we...

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  • Mount Ara (2,528m)

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    Backcountry Ski
    near Vardenis, Aragatsotn (አርሜኒያ)
    Distance
    4.13mi
    Elevation +
    2146f
    TrailRank
    39
    Photo of Mount Ara (2,528m) Photo of Mount Ara (2,528m) Photo of Mount Ara (2,528m)

    Ski trail description Mount Ara, with its sliced, steep, timbered slopes, is located on the borders of the Kotayk and Aragatsotn provinces, 33km north of Yerevan. Besides housing a skiing, biking and hiking trail, the M...

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  • Lille Blamannen

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    Backcountry Ski
    near Håkøybotn, Troms (Norge)
    Distance
    5.78mi
    Elevation +
    2959f
    TrailRank
    39
    Photo of Lille Blamannen Photo of Lille Blamannen Photo of Lille Blamannen

    Ascension with skis to one of the classic summits of the island of kvaloya. Simple summit with the permission of the harsh Norwegian climate.

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  • near Saariselka, Lappi (Suomi)
    Distance
    84.18mi
    Elevation +
    4843f
    TrailRank
    39
    Photo of Winter trail in Urho Kekkonen NP, finnish Lapland Photo of Winter trail in Urho Kekkonen NP, finnish Lapland Photo of Winter trail in Urho Kekkonen NP, finnish Lapland

    Back country skiing trail (with cross-country skiing equipment) :-) - end of the March 2017 - hard snow (quite fast), day temperatures -8'C - -15'C, clear sky - 9 days (8 nights) - all stuff in carriage (really bette...

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  • Pic de Tristaina south face on skis

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    Backcountry Ski
    near Les Sobiranes, Ordino (Andorra)
    Distance
    5.50mi
    Elevation +
    3130f
    TrailRank
    39
    Photo of Pic de Tristaina south face on skis Photo of Pic de Tristaina south face on skis Photo of Pic de Tristaina south face on skis

    Better done in spring when the snow is softer than on 26 Dec when the snow is hard and icy. Approach from the Arcalis ski resort car park, starting by skinning up the pistes. There are several ways in to the Tristaina l...

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  • Cambre d'Aze via Gran Canal

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    Backcountry Ski
    near Eyne, Languedoc-Roussillon (France)
    Distance
    6.39mi
    Elevation +
    3051f
    TrailRank
    39
    Photo of Cambre d'Aze via Gran Canal Photo of Cambre d'Aze via Gran Canal Photo of Cambre d'Aze via Gran Canal

    Up and down the Gran Canal of Cambre d'Aze from the Eyne ski station. Straightforward once you've found your way along the various pistes. Apparently the canal is often icy and you might want to climb it with crampons an...

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