Boulder-based photographer Fred Marmsater sent us this inspiring gallery of April skiing above Gothic, near Crested Butte, and on the west side of the Indian Peaks. Be sure to visit his website for more great images.
Roller balls keep Chris Miller company on the east face of Gothic Peak, Crested Butte. Photo by Fredrik Marmsater / Fredrikmarmsater.com
Mike Cubison and Michael Lechner make the dreaded alpine start, Gothic Peak. Photo by Fredrik Marmsater / Fredrikmarmsater.com
Mike Cubison feeling the stoke, Widow Maker Couloir, above Gothic. Photo by Fredrik Marmsater / Fredrikmarmsater.com
Widow Maker in firm conditions. Chris Miller scratches his way toward the crux. Photo by Fredrik Marmsater / Fredrikmarmsater.com
Granby style. You’d hope this sign wouldn’t be necessary. Photo by Fredrik Marmsater / Fredrikmarmsater.com
Approaches gone wrong. Brian Vajda cleans his skins. It started raining a few minutes later. Photo by Fredrik Marmsater / Fredrikmarmsater.com
Chris Miller and Brian Vajda climbing near Fair Glacier, Indian Peaks. Photo by Fredrik Marmsater / Fredrikmarmsater.com
Chris Miller showing impeccable crossed-up style on a steep couloir near Fair Glacier. Photo by Fredrik Marmsater / Fredrikmarmsater.com
Another long couloir near the Fair Glacier. Brian Vadja and Chris Miller putting in the steps. Photo by Fredrik Marmsater / Fredrikmarmsater.com
Spring powder and long couloirs. Chris Miller living the good life. Photo by Fredrik Marmsater / Fredrikmarmsater.com
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