An easy-access wall with over a dozen quality routes. Great for a full day or even just an evening.
Park at the Reed Lakes Trailhead on Archangel Road, and follow it roughly two miles past a broken-down cabin and across Reed Creek. The trail heads up the steep side of this wall, so follow the switchbacks until you're above the level of the base, where you'll find a well-traveled trail heading straight to the wall. Routes along the right end of this wall may not have as easy access at the base as the first section of rock.
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for SnowBird Slab/Cornerstone:
Snowflake 5.8 Trad, 1 pitch, 150 feet
Thin As Ice 5.10a Sport, 2 pitches, 130 feet
Featured Route For SnowBird Slab/Cornerstone
Snowflake 5.8 AK : Anchorage & South Central A... : ... : SnowBird Slab/Cornerstone
Either belay from the ground, or (my preference) scramble up to a slopey ledge at the base of the real climbing. Follow the obvious winding flake up the length of the slab. Top out on dirty chickenheads to a mossy ledge and head left to find the bolted anchor for Thin As Ice. Rappel the route with two ropes, rap twice using an intermediate anchor on Thin As Ice with one rope, or walk off....[more] Browse More Classics in AK