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Thin As Ice 

YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a

Type:  Sport, 2 pitches, 130'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Perry Solmonson, Carl Tobin
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Submitted By: coldclimb on Jun 24, 2010

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The top anchor on Thin As Ice.


Follows a line of bolts up a blank slab in the center of the face. Climb it in either one or two pitches (Usually two). Extra fun in the rain!


Scramble up the base of the Snowbird Slab and start on a low angle ledge of sorts. Head up the blank slab. To get down, either rappel with two ropes, make two rappels with one rope, or walk off.


Two-bolt anchors on each pitch, the one at the top has chains.

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The first half of the route. and the amazing view ...
The first half of the route. and the amazing view ...

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By Andrew Krosbakken
Nov 28, 2010

Very unique route and very fun. Super slabby and zero holds haha
By Richard Shore
Aug 18, 2013

Leg pumping fun! All footwork - You can't crimp your way up this one. Link both pitches for full value. 12 draws needed if done this way.
By Dommelhiemer
From: Anchorage
Jun 30, 2014

Watch out for the flexi-flake on pitch 2. Spicy!
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