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Sierra spring ski-touring.

H. Joachim Burhenne

Sierra spring ski-touring.

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Published by Mountain Press in [San Francisco .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)
    • Subjects:
    • Skis and skiing -- Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.),
    • Hiking -- Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPhotography: H. J. Burhenne. Artwork: Robert David Wong. Avalanche section: Norman A. Wilson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV854.5.S5 B8
      The Physical Object
      Pagination96 p.
      Number of Pages96
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4469549M
      LC Control Number79180220

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Sierra spring ski-touring. by H. Joachim Burhenne Download PDF EPUB FB2

The High Sierra may well be the world's consummate mountain range for backcountry skiing and snowboarding. Backcountry Skiing California's High Sierra provides in-depth information on a variety of day tours and multiday journeys, including the Sierra Crest tour and the popular Mammoth to Yosemite route/5(2).

Seasonality / mindset. I really appreciated the view that spring is the start of backcountry runs. While big winter storms make us drool at loaded up powder chutes, the reality is that warmer conditions, more daylight, and a more stable snowpack arrives in spring.

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SinceNate has called the Eastern Sierra home, and is committed to helping the region’s adventure. Sierra Spring Ski-Touring (Mountain Press, ) by Hans Joachim Bruheene. Hard cover. 96pp. Plan a thrilling backcountry skiing adventure in the sunny and snowy Sierra Nevada range in Spain.

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Lots of cool photos of the ski routes and the author's knickers-clad Euro ski buddies. Backcountry Skiing California’s Eastern Sierra, 2nd Edition covers plus ski descents, from Whitney Portal in the south to Matterhorn Peak, some miles north in Bridgeport. Either Greenberg or Mingori skied every line published, so the book is.

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The days are longer and warmer and there are a host of (often free) outdoor concerts and events, and it's still snowing most years. Mammoth Lakes & the Eastern Sierra has some of the finest backcountry skiing, snowboarding and ski mountaineering in the United States. We are experts in Eastern Sierra backcountry skiing and along with Alpine Skills International we have been guiding the Sierra Nevada for over 40 years.

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The Eastern Sierra book covers the area roughly from Tioga Pass (eastern entrance to Yosemite) to Bishop. Richins also maintains a website. There is an older book, Backcountry Skiing California's High Sierra by John Moynier, which covers more of the range but with less detail about specifics of routes.

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