Mountain provides spring skiing at its finest for those looking to tour
With the resorts closed for the season, avid skiers are looking to the backcountry to earn their turns, and Mount Sopris is the objective in many eyes. Despite underwhelming snow totals this year, the snowpack is holding up and offering ideal conditions to those who are up for a trip to the twin summits at 12,953 feet. With an elevation gain of 4,853 feet from the trailhead to the summit, the terrain ranges from entry-level touring to expert mountaineering.
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