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Bourbon Beaver 

WI2-3 PG13

   
Type:  Trad, TR, Ice, Alpine, 1 pitch, 200'
Original: WI2-3 PG13 [details]
FA: Unknown
Season: Fall/Winter
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Submitted By: Joe Brannan on Dec 1, 2012

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Upper step after too much sun. Photo by Fritz Sper...

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Description 

This flow is the largest on the crag, running around 200 feet from top to bottom making for a full 60 meter pitch. Several WI2 steps lead to a WI3 step at the finish. The bottom and top steps are the largest. This maybe a good climb for multi-pitch practice as large pools exist above each step for ice anchors. A walkoff right down talus and scree would also enable easy laps for bouldering.

Location 

Walk 50 feet up low angle ice from the grassy flats below the crag to the base of the lowest step. Walk off right down talus.

Protection 

Climbing skill... or screws and V-threads. Dial your glove skills here. Watch for weakness on the steeper sections as this gets SE sun-hit (PG-13).


Photos of Bourbon Beaver Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Fritz completes his first multi-pitch ice climb, 1...
Fritz completes his first multi-pitch ice climb, 1...
Rock Climbing Photo: On the lower pitch, good learning ground? Photo by...
On the lower pitch, good learning ground? Photo by...
Rock Climbing Photo: The lower step in profile from walk-off (11-30-12)...
BETA PHOTO: The lower step in profile from walk-off (11-30-12)...
Rock Climbing Photo: Fritz walks off left to talus from the top, 11-30-...
Fritz walks off left to talus from the top, 11-30-...
Rock Climbing Photo: Upper step in profile from walk off left, 11-30-12...
BETA PHOTO: Upper step in profile from walk off left, 11-30-12...

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