1 miles
Distance
14 ft
Climb
-414 ft
Descent
5,208 ft
High Point

Alpine Descent Details

  • Activities
    • Nordic Ski
    • Snowshoe
    • Backcountry Ski
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Winter only trail
  • Trail Type
    Machine Groomed
  • Snow Grooming
    Classic / Skating
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Season
    Winter
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Skiing [+]
    • 5 in Snowshoeing
    • 5 in Skiing

A great, albeit short, descent from Alpine down to the parking lot and the Main Trail. Trail is groomed, fast, and switchbacked. Have good snow plowing skills.

More Stats for Alpine Descent nordic ski trail
  • Altitude change
    -400 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,808 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,208 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,810 ft
  • Grade
    -6.9%
  • Grade max
    -37.8%
  • Grade min
    6.7%
  • Distance climb
    443 ft
  • Distance down
    5,174 ft
  • Distance flat
    102 ft
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Status:
on May 10, 2020
Unknown
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Both Directions
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  • One Direction
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  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Alpine Descent Trail Reports

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      May 10, 2020 @ 12:59pm
      May 10, 2020
      Some minor rockfall within first mile of trail, easy to work around. Several muddy, puddled, snowmelt areas along trail but nothing to warrant...
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