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OD'd On Ice 


Type:  Ice, 1 pitch, 120'
Original: WI5 [details]
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Submitted By: Douglas Lossner on Jan 28, 2010

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Down in "The Gorge" WOW! Incredible!


Good WI5. Fun exit.


9th climb down from upper bridge.


Ice screws.

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Rock Climbing Photo: He OD'd on ice.
He OD'd on ice.
Rock Climbing Photo: And it's steep, too. Lots of steep around here.
And it's steep, too. Lots of steep around here.
Rock Climbing Photo: "Le Pissoir" or something else? Mar., 20...
"Le Pissoir" or something else? Mar., 20...
Rock Climbing Photo: The route, Feb., 2010.
BETA PHOTO: The route, Feb., 2010.
Rock Climbing Photo: Topping out.
Topping out.
Rock Climbing Photo: Trying not to OD.
Trying not to OD.
Rock Climbing Photo: Starting out of the Gorge, Early season.
Starting out of the Gorge, Early season.
Rock Climbing Photo: Betty Thorson OD'ing on ice.
Betty Thorson OD'ing on ice.

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By George Marsden
Jan 29, 2010

Followed a friend up this a few years ago. Got totally worked and hung a few times cleaning screws. Always check the guidebook before letting your friend (a solid WI5 leader) talk you (a WI4 top roper) in to a climb at the bottom of the gorge. It was probably the hardest thing I have ever climbed.

On the bright side, I get to point it out to newbie ice climber friends when I go to the ice park and say "Yeah, I climbed that once. It was pretty hard, but nowhere near as bad as the stuff we are going to start you on out in South Park."

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