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Ranger Danger 

Ranger Danger 

WI3+

   
Type:  Ice, 30'
Consensus: WI3+ [details]
FA: Remo? Old School?
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Submitted By: Remo on Mar 3, 2013

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Leading Ranger Danger.

Description 

Climb the center pillars of the curtain. Starts off really steep then eases up as you get to the top.


Location 

Center route of curtain.


Protection 

A few screws



Photos of Ranger Danger Slideshow Add Photo
Fuzzy.
Fuzzy.
Into the easier section.
Into the easier section.
Fuzzy on the right side variation we called Scary Jerry.
Fuzzy on the right side variation we called Scary ...
Fuzzy getting in a quick lead at dusk.
Fuzzy getting in a quick lead at dusk.
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By jon jugenheimer
From: Madison
Mar 7, 2013

might be pushing it on the rating Remo... ;)

By Remo
From: Madison, WI
Mar 8, 2013

Yeah Jon, I wasn't too sure about the grade. It's steep, but short. So does that warrant a WI3 vs 4? For sure the steepest line at G. Dodge.

By Chris treggE
Administrator
From: Madison, WI
Mar 8, 2013

Wow. First time Remo hasn't been a raging sandbagger.

Of course nobody knows or cares what ice ratings really mean anyway.

By jon jugenheimer
From: Madison
Mar 8, 2013

short, but vertical...main point is short. WI 3 at the most I would say.

By fuzzy in wisco
Mar 9, 2013

my understanding is that WI 3 is up to vertical, this being vertical, though short, is still vertical. so i would say remo's original grading was accurate.

By jon jugenheimer
From: Madison
Apr 3, 2013

Length of the vertical has a lot to do with the grades as well. A soda straw is vertical if standing straight up, yet you could walk over it. Would you give it a 3? or actually a grade of 5, as it is completely uniform and would have zero rests if it were pure ice? And that is why ice is so interesting as a medium!