Hole in the wall

The hole in the wall couloir is, if you’re into couloirs, a must do in K-Country. It’s a steep and narrow couloir with a hole in the side to ride through. Definitely makes for a great photo op.

Notables: kananaskis, alpine, couloir, steep

ski distance
Distance

16.8km

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Elevation

1299m

ski time
Time

5-7hrs

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Aspect

N

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Difficulty

8/10

ROUTE DESCRIPTION

Park at Burstall Pass Day Use area and head up the French Creek, following the same route as for the French-Haig-Robertson Traverse.  Once in the alpine, you should be able to see the couloir lookers left of the French glacier. You can finish up the couloir with the traverse or head back down the French glacier.

CURRENT CONDITIONS

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Currently
Overcast
Today is forecast to be Much Cooler than yesterday.
Overcast
Today 03/24 20%
High 7° / Low -1°
Overcast
Cloudy skies. High around 5C. Winds light and variable.
Partly Cloudy
Tomorrow 03/25 20%
High 11° / Low -2°
Partly Cloudy
Cloudy skies early will become partly cloudy later in the day. High 8C. Winds WSW at 10 to 15 km/h.
Snow
Tuesday 03/26 40%
High 8° / Low -2°
Snow
Occasional snow showers mixing with rain in the afternoon. High near 5C. Winds SW at 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of rain 40%.

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