Tag Archive: slope angle

Jun 16 2013

Technique: Estimating Slope Angles

Three key angles in the "fun zone" worth remember how to estimate with a pair of ski poles.

Knowing exactly how steep a slope is can be important information for understanding potential avalanche danger. Or, even if you’re not concerning yourself for the sake of safety, but instead, to prop up your ego, having an accurate measurement is good to have in either case. The best way to do that is with a …

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