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The South Face of the Flatiron

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The South Face of the Flatiron  

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Location: 45.1313, -116.732 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrator: Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: David Stephens on Feb 8, 2006


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This is One Very Large Limestone Wall standing well over 300 feet tall with over 40 routes. The South Face is home too some Monster clip-up, one that has 24 clips in 40m! New routes go in at such a incredible pace it makes hard too keep up-to date with the routes. Witch means there is No Guide Book. So just know when your at this cliff most routes take 15 draws. Some of the long one pitch routes take 26 draws and need a 60m rope to get off. There's two and three pitch routes all over this face. Most routes are in the 5.10- to 12+ range. This is also one of the best place to climb during the winter months.

Getting There 

Right before the third creek crossing take the trail to the left about 20 mins from the trailhead.

Climbing Season

For the All Locations area.

Weather station 21.8 miles from here

4 Total Routes

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

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By Chris Perkins
From: Avon, Colorado
Jun 22, 2006
How's the weather in July?
I'm passing through to Portland for a wedding, just wanted a good place to crag for a day.
By David Stephens
From: Spokane WA.
Feb 25, 2006
Sorry Guys, There are a lot of route setters here in Hell. Until they start posting up there own routes,(will proability never happen) this is all I have to offer.
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