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Southeastern Alaska/Coastal Range Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: Jared LaVacque on Sep 28, 2010
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Description 

Southeastern Alaska includes Juneau, the Wrangell Saint Elias Range, Kitimat Range and others.

Getting There 

To access these areas can be accomplished by flying into Juneau International Airport and then bush plane or train in some cases.

Climbing Season

For the All Locations area.

Weather station 9.2 miles from here

41 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',12],['3 Stars',13],['2 Stars',11],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',3],['5.7',2],['5.8',6],['5.9',7],['5.10',8],['5.11',4],['5.12',3],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',2],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',1],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Southeastern Alaska/Coastal Range

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Southeastern Alaska/Coastal Range:
Smoke em' if you got em'   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, Alpine, 4 pitches, 1300'   Mt. Harding
Solva Buttress   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, Alpine, 10 pitches, 1000'   Juneau : Mendenhall Towers
zigzag   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   Skagway : Black Lakes Crag
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Featured Route For Southeastern Alaska/Coastal Range
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Solva Buttress 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  AK : Southeastern Alaska/Coastal... : ... : Mendenhall Towers
Leave crampons, ice axes and boots on snow near the bergschrund. Scout the schrund and MARK YOUR DESCENT SPOT WELL - you need to be able to see your mark from hundreds of feet up while you're trying to figure out your line on the descent - Leave something bright/large a couple of hundred feet out from the rock in line with your gear and exit point onto the snow so you can see it from far above.Follow triangular snow patch on left side of 4th tower up to chossy gully, or solo up easy gold slab o...[more]   Browse More Classics in AK

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By Patrick W. Newman
Apr 4, 2013
Hey, I'm moving to Juneau this summer! Need someone to show me the ropes! (Punny) Message me back!
By Kurt Ross
From: Boulder, colorado
Oct 4, 2013
A little video about climbing and hanging out in Southeast AK:

By Taylor-B.
From: Valdez, AK
Oct 7, 2013
Cool video Kurt!! I sure miss that part of AK. Good to see the AMG/IWLS crew getting after it.

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