Endless acres of bowls, faces, glades and chutes have drawn dedicated backcountry skiers to this end-of-the-road powder paradise for decades. A sense of adventure still reigns in this land of cold-smoke face shots and devoted locals.
In this digital guidebook you will find a sophisticated navigational mobile app, complete with aerial photos, marked runs, a zone descent list, ascent and skin track info, run descriptions and tour lengths, hazards, slope angles, elevations, Avalanche Terrain Exposure Scale ratings, and more. Additional app features include: offline GPS navigation, zoomable topo maps, map legends, slope angle shading, a searchable/filterable descent list, and bookmarking. Designed to go along with you on your tours and accompany the Backcountry Skiing Crystal Mountain Ski Atlas and Ski Map (coming soon!).
This digital book covers the following zones: Castle Mountain East & West, Goat Lake, Crow Basin, Bullion Basin, Cement Basin, Lake Basin, Union Creek – Crown Point, Pickhandle Basin, Morse Creek, Beyond South, Farther South, FFF, Sourdough Bowl, Crystal Lakes, Smoka Bowl, Packs + Bowla Bowls, Crystal Peak, Sheep Lake, Chinook, Deadwood Lakes, Yakima & Naches, Taco Peak, The Gates, Southback Gates, and Northback Gates.
With the Rakkup app, users purchase and save guidebooks for each zone onto their smart device. Once downloaded, the book is available offline. When you purchase this app from Beacon Guidebooks, you will receive an automatic email from Rakkup with simple instructions and links to install the app on your device and download the guidebook you have purchased. Purchases can also be gifted to another user.