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Starved Rock Ice History 

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Type:  Ice, 1 pitch, 75'
Original: WI4- [details]
FA: Feb 1980
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Submitted By: Woodchuck ATC on Feb 26, 2010

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Check it out. Using a long 85cm. hiking ax as hand...

Description 

'Test' climb to satisfy the park officials in Feb. 1980. Thus allowed us to climb any ice (except this canyon anymore) in the park for over 15 years, before massive restrictions began to take place.

Location 

Starved Rock State Park

Protection 

screws, maybe 'warthogs' back then.


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Rock Climbing Photo: Don't laugh. Style called for knickers, long scarf...
Don't laugh. Style called for knickers, long scarf...
Rock Climbing Photo: Topping out of St. Louis Canyon ice climb, circa 1...
Topping out of St. Louis Canyon ice climb, circa 1...
Rock Climbing Photo: One of the 'test' climbs done in St. Louis canyon ...
One of the 'test' climbs done in St. Louis canyon ...

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