Polar Star couloir.. yes it...

Polar Star couloir.. yes it...

Polar Star couloir.. yes it is that unbelievably narrow snow chute (on Mt. Beluga) on the right . (photo used with permission from Brad Barlage).
on Mar 15, 2004 3:40 pm
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Diggler - Mar 17, 2004 11:26 am - Voted 10/10


Great shot! Really bums me out that I'm @ work right now. Is that granite?


tlogan - Mar 17, 2004 3:38 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: nice

Granite and gneiss... great stuff for climbing.

carruthersneil - Mar 17, 2004 8:23 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: nice

where is it?


tlogan - Mar 18, 2004 4:36 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: nice

Baffin Island is an island in northeastern Canada... its just a little smaller than France making it the fifth largest island on earth and home to some exceptional peaks.

Tomek Lodowy

Tomek Lodowy - Dec 21, 2005 2:18 am - Voted 10/10

Great shot

beatiful place!


cluck - Mar 17, 2004 2:58 pm - Hasn't voted

Wow - now THAT'S a line

That looks like one hellova sweet line.


tlogan - Mar 17, 2004 3:36 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Wow - now THAT'S a line

More like a crzy line to me... but I'm not nearly adept anough on skis to tackle something like that... but it does look damn cool! That is beyond debate far as I'm concerned.


jwclimbs - Mar 17, 2004 5:26 pm - Voted 10/10

I want to climb...

Wow - sweet pic. I wonder if that ever turns to ice. I'd love to hit that with my ice axes! ;^)


tlogan - Mar 20, 2004 5:12 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: I want to climb...

you and me both!


RyanS - Mar 19, 2004 12:08 pm - Voted 10/10


Great shot of a peak I'm sure most of us would have never heard of.


tlogan - Mar 20, 2004 5:11 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Wow!

Thanks... I hadn't heard of it until fairly recently either... its that obscure... though probably not for long.


icypeak - Apr 18, 2007 8:00 pm - Hasn't voted

Great hunk of rock!

I had no idead that Baffin Island was so beautiful (and I am a fellow Canuck!).


Titanium - Aug 21, 2009 7:13 pm - Voted 10/10

Incredibly Beautiful

Amazing photos... that whole area defies words.

toddreilly82 - May 29, 2010 11:25 pm - Hasn't voted

How do i get there?

Amazing looking line, i saw this in a backcountry guide book and hae been obsessed ever since. How did you access the chute and how difficult is the approach?

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