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Take CO Hwy 9 up Hoosier Pass to County RD 850 up to the lower Blue Lake. In the early season, you can park at a pullout where the road forks, the left fork goes towards a private cabin (do not enter or block) and the right fork goes to upper Blue Lake dam. The Golden Goat Buttress is directly above the fork in the road.
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Ursa Major WI3-4 M4+ PG13 CO : CO Ice & Mixed : ... : North Star
This route climbs very well and comes into condition more often than North Star.Pitch 1. M4 or M1. Do the same start as North Star. Climb the runnel on the right at M4 or climb the obvious weakness just to the left of the runnel at M1. Belay at the boulder on the terrace with one bolt and some gear.Pitch 2. WI3-4 M3+. Climb the main flow of North Star for thirty feet and then traverse right. Pull on to the rock and aim for the V-groove to gain the ledge. Th...[more] Browse More Classics in CO
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