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Tonti 

WI3-4

   
Type:  TR, Ice, 60'
Original: WI3-4 [details]
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Submitted By: sunder on Jan 21, 2010

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Tonti on a wet afternoon. 1/28/15

Description 

WI3-4+ waterfall in Tonti Canyon

Protection 

TR and Screws

3x 50' Slings for trees and cordelette to equalize.


Photos of Tonti Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Theresa, kicking
Theresa, kicking
Rock Climbing Photo: Tonti Jan 9 2010
BETA PHOTO: Tonti Jan 9 2010
Rock Climbing Photo: Gokul takes a lap
Gokul takes a lap
Rock Climbing Photo: Justin Lead up the side of Tonti Jan 24 2009...
BETA PHOTO: Justin Lead up the side of Tonti Jan 24 2009...
Rock Climbing Photo: Christopher Scharff leading Tonti, March 9, 2014. ...
Christopher Scharff leading Tonti, March 9, 2014. ...
Rock Climbing Photo: Tonti main ice, The Mongoose, in usual form.
Tonti main ice, The Mongoose, in usual form.
Rock Climbing Photo: Tonti's weird shape in 2009
Tonti's weird shape in 2009
Rock Climbing Photo: The 'Snake' ice in Tonti canyon, in about the fatt...
The 'Snake' ice in Tonti canyon, in about the fatt...
Rock Climbing Photo: Martin starts behind the pillar
Martin starts behind the pillar
Rock Climbing Photo: The'Mongoose', main ice in Tonti Canyon.
The'Mongoose', main ice in Tonti Canyon.
Rock Climbing Photo: Kyle doing his thing on Tonti
Kyle doing his thing on Tonti
Rock Climbing Photo: Tonti
Tonti
Rock Climbing Photo: Chris leading Tonti (March 2014)
Chris leading Tonti (March 2014)
Rock Climbing Photo: Dan, in plastic ice near the top
Dan, in plastic ice near the top
Rock Climbing Photo: Angie
Angie

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By Tradoholic
Feb 28, 2010

Great climb with a great belay on a big tree at the top. On 2/27/10 the top left was just thin shell of ice but the right was very nice.
By Christopher Scharff
Mar 18, 2014
rating: WI4

This climb was in great; it was long and steep, unlike some of the pictures from prior years that I've seen. It was pretty much dead-vertical for 80 feet or so, and didn't have much of a walk-up at the bottom. It took all 8 of my screws to lead it, and I was definitely running it out between a few of the screws. We climbed the left, which was smoother and easier to put screws in. The right was pretty wet and chandelier-like. We then set up a toprope anchor off of the big tree at the top.

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