Login with Facebook
Bard Harrington Wall
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Barbarians Near the Gate S 
Bard Harrington 

Bard Harrington 


Type:  Ice, 3 pitches, 440'
Consensus: WI4 [details]
FA: ???
Season: November-March
Page Views: 677
Submitted By: Cory on Mar 6, 2011

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (4)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
BETA PHOTO: The Bard Harrington


A fantastic multipitch ice climb if you can catch it when it's in! When we did this climb in early March 2011 it was fat and wide. You could make the climb a little easier or harder depending on the line that you choose. We climbed two full 60 meter pitches to nice(ish) belay ledges and one more short pitch to the top. Belay from trees on top.


Pick the line that looks the nicest/fattest. The flow is wide so you have some options.

To descend, walk off to climbers right on snow past Chouinard Falls.


Depends on conditions. When we did it you could place any size screw you want for the whole route. You may need a little rock pro near the top (we didn't).

Photos of Bard Harrington Slideshow Add Photo
Cory leading pitch 2 of the Bard Harrington
Cory leading pitch 2 of the Bard Harrington
Miguel approaches the Bard Harrington in fat condi...
Miguel approaches the Bard Harrington in fat condi...
Jared tops out pitch 2
Jared tops out pitch 2

Comments on Bard Harrington Add Comment
Show which comments
By rhyang
From: San Jose, CA
Mar 14, 2011

Decent route overview here -


Still pretty good conditions as of 13-March-2011.
Beyond the Guidebook:
The Definitive Climbing Resource
Inspiration & Motivation
to Fuel Your Run
Next Generation Mountain
Bike Trail Maps
Backcountry, Sidecountry
& Secret Stashes
Better Data. Better Tools.
Better Hikes!