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The Citadel Rock Climbing 

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Submitted By: Jesse Ryan on May 25, 2006


17° | 5°

22° | 5°

25° | 6°

29° | 9°

32° | 13°
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A good clean wall, with a tall panel of stone on the right, and broken by ledges and ramps on the left. Classics here include The Citadel of Hope (12b) and Blood Brother (11a). South facing.

Getting There 

This is the wall just left of Addiction.

Climbing Season

For the Sinks Canyon area.

Weather station 2.6 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in The Citadel

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The Citadel:
Blood Brother   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 70'   
The Citadel of Hope   5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b     Sport, 80'   
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Featured Route For The Citadel
Rock Climbing Photo: Fun, but rather polished and a bit dirty near the ...

Blood Brother 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c  WY : Sinks Canyon : The Citadel
A good technical line on great stone. This line starts to the left of the main panel of stone, below the big tree. First scramble unprotected up the easy low angle ramp to reach the wall proper, head for bolts up the face that head to a shallow dihedral up higher. An initial intricate crux on the face, leads to more interesting climbing in the upper dihedral, with a final crux surmounting a small bulge....[more]   Browse More Classics in WY

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