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Year of the Cat Gully Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 8,400'
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Submitted By: C Miller on Jul 13, 2009
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Description 

This steep and rocky canyon is bordered on the south by Conquest Ridge and north by Area 51/Deer Canyon and is home to a number of high quality problems worth the hike.

Some of the better problems here include Tetrys (V0), Tetrys Right (V2), iMac (V4), The Distance between Cities (V4), Tooth Fairy (V6), The Matt Hoch Problem (V9) and Year of the Cat (V10).

Getting There 

Approach by hiking through Kung Fu Canyon and passing Conquest Ridge or heading left from the western edge of Shangri-La Valley near the Cube Boulder. Approach time is 25-35 minutes.

Climbing Season

For the The Tramway area.

Weather station 4.4 miles from here

13 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',3],['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',3],['V2-3',4],['V4-5',3],['V6-7',1],['V8-9',1],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',1],['>=V14',0]


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By Adam Stackhouse
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Jun 13, 2012
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