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Russell Peak South Shoulder of Russell

South Shoulder of Russell can be pretty dicey without the right conditions.

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Featured Descent

Colorado » Rocky Mountain National Park

Tyndall Glacier Chutes

Chute.  The top is about 45 degrees steep or so and mellows to around 40 degrees.  The descent skis you down to a beautiful alpine lake with gorgeous views to the east.  There is some variability to the different lines so pick one that your comfortable with and go for it

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