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At Backcountry Coalition we strive to provide our visitors and members with a place to share their experiences and love for backcountry skiing. Our site is built from our member base and grows with them. Check out our Areas & Descents section for detailed information regarding ski areas, and some of the routes that our members have discovered.

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Backcountry Skiing Areas

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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