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Twin Falls Area  


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Submitted By: Bud Martin on Apr 5, 2011
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Description 

Great area to climb, Twin Falls is one of the first routes to come in every year, Cleopatra's Needle is one of the best WI5 routes in the canyon and there are a few hard Alex Lowe mixed routes.

Getting There 

Take the trail towards Grotto Falls, as you near Grotto Falls there is a definitive trail cutting off right marked with some orange tape and a tree blaze. Continue up and slightly left towards Twin Falls for 20-30 min. The trail brings you directly under Cleopatra's Needle.

Climbing Season



Weather station 12.8 miles from here

3 Total Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Twin Falls Area:
Twin Falls Left + Right   WI3     Ice, 1 pitch, 200'   
Cleopatra's Needle   WI5     Ice, 3 pitches, 250'   
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Jake Woodland being gentle with a very thin Airbor...

Airborne Ranger WI5-6  MT : Hyalite Canyon : Twin Falls Area
pitch 1: climb pitch 1 of Cleopatra's Needle to the large cave (WI3-4)pitch 2: The beginning of Airborne ranger proper. Climb the middle, often free hanging pillar of the formation (Cleo's will be the next climb to the left of you). Usually thin, free hanging and scary, always steep. (WI6)pitch 3: traverse left (you can do this at the end of pitch 2 if youd like) past the top of Cleo's and continue up the third pitch of Cleo's. Finish at the tree. (WI4)You might be able to go directly up from th...[more]   Browse More Classics in MT

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