Ipsoot Mountain

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This article contains old out of date information from an early 1990s edition of the VOC Ski guide. Road conditions may have changed considerably since this article was written.
Using This Ski Guide
Topo of area

Route at a Glance

Rating Map Refs Road Route Start Elevation High Point Technical Notes
Advanced 92 J/7 <5km/<2hrs 7km/5hrs 550m 2600m Glacier Skiing

Access

Take the Rutherford Creek logging road for 4-5km.

Route

Climb north through steep forest for about 600m, then swing northwest for a further 600m. Traverse along a bench for about 3km to a small ice field southeast of Ipsoot. The peak is easily reached from here. Rhododendron Peak can also be easily reached across the glaciers to the north.

Hazards

  1. Steep (40 degree) travel through forest.

Trail Conditions