Mt. Rose Backcountry Photo Tour: Bronco Chutes

Bevan Waite | BackcountryBackcountry
Tahoe at Sunrise

Quite a big snowpack driving up the Mt. Rose highway.

Alpenglow on Relay Peak

First views of the Lake

Hiking up Relay Ridge

Arriving at the Bronco Chutes

A look down our line

Standing at the top before dropping in.  Photo: Alex sullivan

Bevan dropping a knee into his line. Photo: Alex Sullivan

The wind affected snow made skiing hard, but it was still quite fun. Photo Alex Sullivan

Looking at John ski his line from the bottom

Bevan skiing through the choke at the bottom. Photo Alex Sullivan

Looking back at the much steeper terrain down the ridge from where we dropped in. Things are becoming spines with all this snow.

looking back at the Bronco chutes with our line in the sun while skinning up for our next lap.

Skinning back to the saddle between Relay Peak and the Bronco Chutes. Photo: Alex Sullivan

Skinning back up Relay peak

At the summit

What a view!

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