Sign Up  |   Log In:Login with Facebook
REI Community
Manitou River (North Shore)
Select Route:
Route 8 T,TR 
Route 1 T,TR 
Route 2 T,TR 
Route 3 T,TR 
Route 4 TR 
Route 5 (a.k.a. Lady in Waiting) T,TR 
Route 6 T,TR 
Route 7 T,TR 

Route 7 


Type:  Trad, TR, Ice, 60'
Consensus: WI3 [details]
FA: Not Available
Season: Winter
Page Views: 580
Submitted By: Shawn P. Tracy on Jan 2, 2008

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (5)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
BETA PHOTO: reliable #7 in good conditions on December 31, 200...


A very reliable formation (the only reliable formation) that develops as a nice chunk of ice, typically dripping wet along left flank. Harder variations on left side.


The last major ice climb (in most years) before another narrowing of the cnayon). The Manitou Falls can begin to be seen from this point as you look up river.



Photos of Route 7 Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Route 7 - 1/5/08
Route 7 - 1/5/08
Rock Climbing Photo: Manitou #7 January 2010
Manitou #7 January 2010

Comments on Route 7 Add Comment
Show which comments
By Kris Gorny
Jan 2, 2008
rating: WI3

The left-hand variation climbs in and out a little cave. Very fun!

The Definitive
Climbing Resource

Inspiration & Motivation
to Fuel Your Run

Next Generation Mountain
Bike Trail Maps

Backcountry, Sidecountry
& Secret Stashes

Better Data. Better Tools.
Better Hikes!