|O Crags (Three Finger Canyon)
Another single pitch route on the Berghaus Wall area.A pleasant groove and crack climb with natural protection.
P1.Up the slab to the groove that leads to double anchors below the Crack. 5.5 85'
P2)The crack ,exit right a few feet from the top to double anchors. 5.9+ 100.
Descent . With one 60m rope rap to top of P1 then to ground.
Three Fingers Canyon . Walk through the canyon and hike up the talus on the right for about 400 yards to below the obvious left facing corner crack.
Camalots from .5 to # 5. Extra #3 and #4's. Slings, one 60m rope if done in two pitches.
Big Horn sheep at the entrance to Three Finger Can...
The Berghaus Wall.A). Curiosity Killed the Rat 5...
Looking through the entrance of Three Fingers Cany...
End of the weekend ..Pat and the dogs
Steve Rydalch on Second Ascent of The Crack.
|By Stephen Carlos Rydalch|
From: Golden, CO
Feb 26, 2010
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a
This route can easily take 3 #3 camalots and 2 #4's, along with the #5 Paul already notes. If you want to keep sewing it up, you'll need something really big (#3 Big Bro or higher) for the top part that turns into a chimney, but that part is on easy ground.