ski tour north of iron mine mountain (uintas) - December 2, 2007
This tour starts at the MLH Winter Parking 14 miles east of Kamas and offers the right combination of terrain features to allow for skiing on the early season snowpack. Expect approximately 15 miles RT and 2,300 ft. elevation gain (7,700- 10,000 ft.). The terrain opens up for several options in the high country. Meet at the K Mart parking lot on Parley's Way by 8:30 am. Expect cold temperatures. Contact trip organizer for meeting plan if driving from Park City area. Carpools can be arranged to allow for separate return times. Remember MLH parking fee ($3) and be prepared to share the cost of transportation. Dogs OK. You should bring lightweight backcountry touring gear with scales, skins, or swix (grip wax).