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Cirque of the Unclimbables, The 

Northwest Territories Rock Climbing 

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Location: 61.8561, -118.4766 View Map  Incorrect?
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Climbing pitch 11 above the big ledge. The amazing...


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Getting There 

Fly to Yellowknife, or directly to your destination. It's possible to drive to Yellowknife, but it looks like a very long way.

Climbing Season

For the Canada area.

Weather station 56.3 miles from here

5 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Northwest Territories

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Northwest Territories:
West Ridge    5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, Alpine, 4 pitches   The Cirque of the Unclimbab... : East Huey Spire
Southeast Face   5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, Alpine, 18 pitches, 2000'   The Cirque of the Unclimbab... : Lotus Flower Tower
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Featured Route For Northwest Territories
Rock Climbing Photo: Climbing pitch 11 above the big ledge. The amazing...

Southeast Face 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c  North America : Canada : ... : Lotus Flower Tower
The best rock climb in the world? Most routes to which this moniker is added may seem insignificant compared to the SE Face of Lotus Flower Tower. The route climbs perfect alpine granite for 18 pitches to an amazing summit.The climb is all about uniformity. The first three pitches climb a well-defined left facing corner. The next five or six pitches climb a long chimney. Then, the fun starts. After a short left facing corner, the last ten pitches or so climb cracks and knobs on the exposed and n...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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