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Routes in Ellsmere Island

Able Was I Ere I Saw Ellesmere T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Aftermath T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Arms Are For Hugging S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Baby Face T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R
Baby On Board TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Baby Roof T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Do the Math TR 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
El Smear or Land T 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Foreign Legion T 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Fright Night T 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
Gail Winds T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a X
Geometry T 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Left Overs T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b R
Made in the Shade T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Math T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Elevation: 4,135 ft
GPS: 34.056, -116.178 Google Map · Climbing Map
Page Views: 3,428 total, 19/month
Shared By: Josh Beck on Mar 23, 2003
Admins: C Miller, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

Description

One of the closest rocks to the road with a quick approach by North Wonderland standards, this collection of small crags and rocks features some pretty high quality, if short routes. Highlights include Baby Roof (5.7), Aftermath (5.10a), Foreign Legion (5.10b), Geometry (5.11a) and Arms Are For Hugging (5.11a).

Getting There

Hike from Key's Corner (Boyscout Trailhead / Wilderness Registration point) approximately 1 mile east to the intersection with the Old Wonderland Trail. From this intersection (a sign here stating that the Old Wonderland Trail from that point south is closed for revegitation), walk approximately 100 yards north and Ellsmere Island will be readily apparent on your right, discernable by several roofs on faces a short distance up the hillside. Be sure to find the very well developed/defined trail leading from the Old Wonderland Trail up to the crag and use it to prevent trail braiding (the creation of many new small trails that is harmful and unsightly).

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