Early Risers Make Inaugural Dawn Patrol Charity Uphill Tour a Success

A handful of passionate alpine touring enthusiasts headed up Whiteface at 6 am on March 18th for the Inaugural Dawn Patrol Charity Uphill Tour.

The Mountaineer partnered with Whiteface Mountain to host the event which supported the new and growing Keene Kids Cross-Country Ski Club.

The Mountaineer hopes to host this event again next March in a slightly expanded format (hint: demos and a later start) – a big thank you to all who attended, and to Dynafit for their support of the event. Stay tuned for details of next year’s event!

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Dawn patrol skiers are rewarded with freshly groomed corduroy on Skyward.

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The stunning view of Whiteface’s summit from the top of the gondola. The Slides, Whiteface’s double-black diamond, off-piste terrain, fill the cirque to the right of the groomed trails.