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Lower Ledge Area

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Caveman S,TR 
Cavity Nester T,TR 
Dance, The S 
Distractions T,TR 
Folk Dance T,TR 
Freely Given S,TR 
Great Controversy, The S 
McJugs S 
McMantle S 
Nubbins TR 
Open Book Direct T,TR 
Rock Whoopi S,TR 
Shark's Tooth T 
Tree Crack T,TR 
Wilma S,TR 

Lower Ledge Area Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: Matt McMurray on Aug 3, 2006  with updates from bryancox
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Description 

This entire face is in the sun after 10:00 on most climbable days, and gets VERY hot in the summer. This is the most popular cliff at Q'emiln Park for moderate climbers.

Getting There 

This is the first obvious cliff on your right as you descend the trail nearest to the toll booth. It will be on your immediate right as you go down the stone stairway.

Climbing Season

For the Q'Emilin Park area.

Weather station 8.5 miles from here

15 Total Climbing Routes

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Featured Route For Lower Ledge Area

The Great Controversy 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b  ID : Q'Emilin Park : Lower Ledge Area
This is a pumpy endeavor after the first bolt. It starts in the crack system below, but the crux is pulling your butt over the obvious roof. =) This involves a sweet heelhook and a series of crimps once over the top.One note: If you are attempting to toprope this route, be careful of your rope snagging on the third bolt as you pull over the roof!...[more]   Browse More Classics in ID

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By chris deulen
From: Merriam, Kansas
Jun 14, 2012
Any info on the route straight up the middle of the main face with the rediculously crimpy crux on side pulls?

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