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The Promenade 

WI5+

   
Type:  Trad, Ice, 4 pitches, 400', Grade IV
Consensus: WI5+ [details]
FA: Tim and Rainsford Rouner & Peter Cole, in two days, January, 1977
Season: Winter
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Submitted By: KeithS on Feb 25, 2011

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Ben Kurdt gittin' it (photo Gray Watkins)

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Description 

Located to the right of the Last Gentleman and to the left of Reign of Terror, The Promenade is one amazing route! The crux (5+) comes on pitch 2/3 (depending on how you break it up) and consists of a hanging curtain of hollow, chandaliered ice. Belay from the cave behind the curtain then grip it and rip it! Continue up past the curtain on a little more mellow ground. Find a good stance then one more hard pitch (5) to the top. We encountered a couple rock moves before reaching the trees so holster those tools and get after it!

Location 

On the right side of the Last Gentleman amphitheater

Protection 

A passel full of screws and some chord for V-threads...the more screws, the fewer the pitches


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Abseiling down from the top of Promenade.
Abseiling down from the top of Promenade.
Mount Pisgah February 16, 2014
BETA PHOTO: Mount Pisgah February 16, 2014
A long way to go yet
A long way to go yet
The Promenade attacks the line on the right side o...
The Promenade attacks the line on the right side o...
Emile Mennin headed up to the cave belay
Emile Mennin headed up to the cave belay
March 21, 2015 with a big chunk of the crux missin...
March 21, 2015 with a big chunk of the crux missin...

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By Frank Robertson
From: Ridgway, CO
Mar 25, 2015

Can do in two pitches with 70s, belay on prow above the crux column.
Take a 12-14 screws...
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