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Location: CO : CO Ice & Mixed : Black Canyon National Park ... : Gandalf's Beard (WI4-5)
By: Vic When: Feb 1, 2011

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Comments: A few things to add - If you waited to do this route until February or March, you could climb the entire route at WI3ish, if that's what you wanted to do. By mid to late December, both pitches of this route are usually climbable, and this year the route was in before you could really ski the road out to the climb. In December/January, expect the bottom pitch to be an ice runnel with some mixed climbing at the top as you move out left. There's some great rock gear placements on the first pitch... more >>


Contributed Forum Posts

Topic Title Forum Author Date
re: Learn me something about walls in Zion!Southern Utah DesertsVicMar 24, 2016
Black Canyon fall season...ColoradoVicSep 23, 2015
re: Black Canyon: Quota routeColoradoVicMar 25, 2015
2014 Amended Black Canyon Climbing Closures...ColoradoVicMay 20, 2014
re: Black canyon conditionsColoradoVicApr 7, 2013
re: The 2012-13 Colorado Ice Conditions Thread ColoradoVicJan 15, 2013
re: The 2012-13 Colorado Ice Conditions Thread ColoradoVicOct 30, 2012
re: Prodigal Sun.. Or otherSouthern Utah DesertsVicAug 6, 2012
re: Open Season in the Black...ColoradoVicJul 4, 2012
Open Season in the Black...ColoradoVicApr 19, 2012
Eye Shadow, Mountain of the Sun, Zion....Southern Utah DesertsVicJan 16, 2012
re: The 2011-12 Colorado Ice Conditions ThreadColoradoVicDec 18, 2011
re: Needle Rock near Crawford - Climbed?ColoradoVicOct 12, 2011
re: Black Canyon Wilderness Plan Open for CommentColoradoVicSep 20, 2011
BLACK CANYON - Wilderness & Climbing Management PlanColoradoVicSep 12, 2011
re: Mt. Sneffels north buttressColoradoVicAug 10, 2011
re: Mt. Sneffels north buttressColoradoVicAug 10, 2011
re: valhalla traverseColoradoVicAug 10, 2011
Black Canyon Roads Open for 2011 Season...ColoradoVicMar 30, 2011

Contributed Stars

Name Quality Location

El Padre 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c

CO : Gunnison : ... : South Rim Routes

Great White Wall 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b

CO : Gunnison : ... : Long Draw area

Ghost Dancer Arete 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b

CO : Gunnison : ... : Aretes

The Odyssey 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b

CO : Gunnison : ... : Aretes

Northwest Rib 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c

CO : Gunnison : ... : Curecanti Needle

Black Shadow Arete 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c

CO : Gunnison : ... : South Rim Routes

Debutante's Ball 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c

CO : Gunnison : ... : SOB Gully (skier's left sid...

Cloak & Dagger 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b

CO : Gunnison : ... : SOB Gully (skier's left sid...

Dark Star 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b

CO : Gunnison : ... : South Rim Routes

Shadowfax WI3+

CO : CO Ice & Mixed : Black Canyon National Park ...

No Thoroughfare Falls WI3-4

CO : CO Ice & Mixed : Colorado National Monument ...

Yellow Submarine 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b

CO : Gunnison : ... : Aretes

Peter Terbush Tower 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c

CO : Gunnison : ... : Below Checkerboard Wall

Goss-Logan 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c R

CO : Gunnison : ... : North Chasm View Wall

Hydroponic Pork 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b PG13

UT : Moab Area : ... : Original Meat Wall

Little Bighorn A1

CO : Grand Junction Area : McInnis Canyons

The Dragon's Tooth 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

CO : Gunnison : ... : SOB Gully (skier's left sid...

Newberry's Delight 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a

CO : Gunnison : ... : Below Checkerboard Wall

Local's Route 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a R

CO : Gunnison : ... : Long Draw area

The Life Aquatic 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c

CO : Gunnison : ... : Aretes

North Buttress 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b

CO : Alpine Rock : ... : Mount Sneffels

Buzz Cut 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b

CO : Gunnison : ... : Prisoner of Your Hairdo Gul...

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