Karen's first trad lead on the fun and easy left l...
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.
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.
Weather station 8.5 miles from here
15 Total Routes
['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',10],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
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McMantle 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b ID
: Q'Emilin Park
: Lower Ledge Area
The Climber's Guide to North Idaho gives this climb an 5.11a rating which is very soft in my opinion. This route is just left of McJugs. It actually meets up with McJugs after at the 3rd bolt. Climb up the thin face to the namesake ledge. Mantle over ledge and up thin face to anchors above....[more] Browse More Classics in ID
Latest Regional Forum Messages
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?