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Dry Ice 

Dry Ice 

WI3+

   
Type:  Ice, 1 pitch, 60', Grade II
Consensus: WI3+ [details]
FA: M. Hughes, L. Paik, N. Hughes, N. Reed, J Majhor
New Route: Yes
Season: Winter
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Submitted By: SavageMarmot on Mar 10, 2013

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BETA PHOTO: Enhanced TH kiosk photo.

Location 

It's less than 2 miles north of the trailhead and about 600' lower. Look around.

Protection 

Ice protection and possibly some thin rock. There are no bolts and no fixed gear. There are multiple TR options with slings and screws.


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Butter, eggs, and a loaf of bread.
Butter, eggs, and a loaf of bread.
The climb.
BETA PHOTO: The climb.
5'8" person for scale. Upper flow is 10' behi...
BETA PHOTO: 5'8" person for scale. Upper flow is 10' behi...
Dry Goods.
Dry Goods.

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By SavageMarmot
From: Nederland, CO
Mar 11, 2013

There are a couple more upstream, mostly low angle. Plenty of unexplored rock routes around too. Go have fun. Pretend you're an ice ninja and leave no trace.
By SDY
Mar 17, 2013

Nice. Finally got that FA you were after....
By SavageMarmot
From: Nederland, CO
Apr 6, 2013

Just got lucky. Never thought I'd post an ice FA.
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