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North Facing Couloir on Flattop from Notch Top

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Featured Descent

Colorado » Front Range

Southeast Slope

The descent is a relatively easy descent, that will put you back at the top of St. Mary's Glacier.  it is wide open, with some rocks sticking out here and there.  The top is often windblown and the snow is sun effected since it is east facing.

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