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Mount Starr, CA - 3/21/08 6 Years, 9 Months ago  
Access from Reno, NV
US 395 south
Rock Creek Road west to closure
Drive Time: ~3 h

Run:
Chelsea Morgan and I skinned up the remainder of Rock Creek Road, then up towards the east gully of Mount Starr. We climbed the gully to the north ridge. I followed the dry ridge to the summit. We skied the gully finding variable snow; powder to a variety of crusts. The crux of the descent in the gully had a slope angle of 48 degrees.
Elevation: ~4000
Distance: ~13.2 miles
Time: ~6 h

Chelsea climbing the east gully


Mounts Abbot & Mills, from left to right


Red Slate Mountain


Chelsea skiing the gully


Map


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