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6 edition of 50 Classic Backcountry Ski and Snowboard Summits in California found in the catalog.

50 Classic Backcountry Ski and Snowboard Summits in California

Mount Shasta to Mount Whitney

by Paul Richins Jr.

  • 116 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Mountaineers Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Skiing,
  • TRAVEL & HOLIDAY,
  • Winter Sports,
  • Skiing - General,
  • Cross-country skiing,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • United States - Pacific - California,
  • Sports,
  • North America,
  • USA,
  • Snowboarding,
  • Skiing - CrossCountry,
  • Guidebook,
  • Cross-country ski trails,
  • California,
  • Guidebooks

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages239
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8273537M
    ISBN 100898866561
    ISBN 109780898866568

    California’s Eastern Sierra has some of the world’s best backcountry skiing and snowboarding. This region’s blessings are many: a deep snowpack, sunny skies, and high-elevation peaks. Top all that with easy access and you have a skier’s dream come true.   Cody Townsend Is Skiing North America’s 50 Best Lines After decades of film skiing, he caught the ski mountaineering bug Townsend’s journey starts this week.

      With snow already accumulating on the slopes near Lake Tahoe and around Northern California, stoke is high for this winter’s ski season. If you are a skier or snowboarder and you haven’t made it to the mountains yet, you’ve probably been dreaming about shredding groomers at Heavenly, tree skiing at Kirkwood, or finding new lines in the backcountry. Backcountry skiing Doug Fesler, and 50 Classic Backcountry Ski and Snowboard Summits in California by Paul Richins, Jr. Enjoy powering up the mountain and the descent down. Safe Jones has been an avid backcountry skier for 13 years. He is a member of , a new classified ad and community Web site with the goal.

    Many tours are geared for alpine backcountry skiers. Instead of this book, however, I recommend Ski Tours in Southern California, which is newer and covers a lot more places to ski. 50 Classic Backcountry Ski and Snowboard Summits in California: . Blkdimond17, Never done Ritter in winter so bear with me. FWIW, Backcountry Skiing California's Eastern Sierra shows approaching the Shadow Creek drainage from the Minaret Picnic Area (the start being the Main Lodge at Mammoth Mountain), pgs. , 1st edition. The route description is too much to type here. Stats per the book: Trailhead elevation: 8,', Vertical Descent: 3,', Ski/SS.


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50 Classic Backcountry Ski and Snowboard Summits in California by Paul Richins Jr. Download PDF EPUB FB2

50 Classic Backcountry Ski and Snowboard Summits in California offers some of the finest ski and snowboard routes in California, ranging over a mile span from the Cascade Range in the north, to Mount Whitney, to the Sierra Nevada in the south.

Grouped into nine geographical regions, these summits represent the best of the best from well-known destinations to more remote areas to a /5(6). 50 Classic Backcountry Ski & Snowboard Summits in California by Jr., Paul Richins [Paperback] [Paul Richin.

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Paul Richins Jr.'s 50 Classic Backcountry Ski and Snowboard Summits in California delivers detailed ski & snowboard route descriptions on fifty of California's best backcountry skiing peaks. 50 California Ski Summits includes ski descents of several California fourteeners, including Whitney, Williamson, White Mountain, Mount Sill, and Mount Shasta.

You'll also find classic descents of Matterhorn Peak, Red Slate Couloir, Mount Dana, and Bloody Mountain. FAVORIT BOOK 50 Classic Backcountry Ski and Snowboard Summits in California: Mount Shasta to Mount.

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Come discover the hotspots for backcountry skiing in California. There’s plenty to discover in the Sierras, Lake Tahoe and even Mount Shasta - who doesn’t want to ski a volcano.

Plan your next backcountry adventure in the Golden State and discover your new favorite skiing destination. Get outside with us. The Mountaineers teaches skills and leads outdoor activities for all ages and levels in the Pacific Northwest. Learn More. Skiing from the top of Mount Shasta has been described as the “Finest Ski Descent in California” and listed as one of the “50 Classic Backcountry Ski Descents in North America".

Mount Shasta ski descent is considered a must do for any real backcountry skier. It offers the advanced to expert alpine skier a descent of over 7, vertical ft. from the summit down via a variety of amazing. I don’t always go skiing in California, but if I did I would trust Jeremy Benson to tell me where to go.

As a sponsored backcountry skier and avid outdoor enthusiast/author he knows the state better than I know my back yard. Whether you are a backcountry amateur or an experienced veteran, this book has it all with 99 routes to serve any : $ After some dreadful years for Sierra skiers, the snow is back and the pent-up demand to ride it is satisfied by this book.

From Bishop to Tahoe to Shasta, and multiple slopes in between, California has a big ski and snowboard culture and this backcountry guide describes 97 of the state’s best routes.

Backcountry Stories. Stories from real people who are blending the outdoors with the everyday, the latest information about gear we love, advice to get you into a new activity or take your passion to the next level, and trip reports to help you plan your next adventure.

See All Stories. 50 Classic Ski and Snowboard Summits in California _ Paul Richins, Jr.; The Mountaineers, Seattle, WA,pp. (View this book at ) An excellent guidebook for ski mountaineering in California, covering almost all of the interesting mountain areas of.

Some places to start: 50 Classic Backcountry Ski and Snowboard Summits in California--Mount Shasta to Mount Whitney by Paul Richins, Jr. Backcountry Skiing California's Eastern Sierra by Dan Mingori and Nate Greenberg Both good books. The Eastern Sierra book covers the area roughly from Tioga Pass (eastern entrance to Yosemite) to Bishop.

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