Guidebook : Ski Lines


North-East Face, Healy 2
Massive Range - Alberta - Canada
Banff National Park

For information to access the starting point for North-East Face, on Healy 2, please see the Lost Horse Creek ski zone page.


Most years there is a good sized break in the northern cornice line on the north-east aspect of Healy 2 which makes for a good run with several cliff options. If dropping the cliffs it's probably a good idea to probe the landings as this is a rock fall area.

Ski Line Info: [?]
Max Elevation: 2425m
Min Elevation: 2250m
Vertical Relief: 175m
Distance: 0.40km

Ski Line Access Info: [?]
Distance: 1.50km
Vertical Gain: 200m

Ski Zone Access Info: [?]
Ski Zone: Lost Horse Creek
Distance: 10.00km
Vertical Gain: 525km
Vertical Loss: 100km

Combined Access Info: [?]
Distance: 11.5km
Vertical Gain: 725m
Vertical Loss: 100m

Map Info:
82 O/4: GR803624

Directions:
From camp head north-east about 1km before doing a U-turn towards the thin small trees where a slight bench should show itself. Ascend climber's right above the trees and then head back towards Healy 2 Peak before the angle steepens. Traverse the alpine area between Healy 2 Peak and the lower head wall heading towards the break in the cornice to gain the main ridge. This route is exposed so be sure of the snow pack and where you are in relation to the head wall.



Map overlays created for satellite data and may be off in terrain mode, for more info click here.

Lost Horse Creek Contents:

  Black Brett
       - Freeski Wall

  Center Peak
       - West Aspect

  Healy 1
       - North Bowl
       - Northern Chutes

  Healy 2
       - North-East Face
       - West Face

  Healy 3
       - North-East Face

  Lost Peak
       - East Face
       - North Ridge
       - North-East Bowl

  Mount Brett
       - South Aspect, South-West Ridge

  North Pyramid
       - North Face
       - South-East Face
       - West Aspect

  South Pyramid
       - North Face
       - South-East Face
       - Summit via South Ridge
       - West Aspect

  Unnamed 793677


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