Mountain Project Logo

Routes in Black See

Chump S 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Lump S 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Pump S 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Elevation: 8,727 ft
GPS: 40.163, -105.488 Google Map · Climbing Area Map
Page Views: 625 total · 19/month
Shared By: Ken Duncan on Jun 30, 2015
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac
Getting weather forecast...

Description

This is the dome a few minutes across the valley to the northwest of Ironsides. It has generally good granite with multiple bolted slab and roof routes along with a few trad routes. Most climbs are on the west and north faces with a couple in the always shaded tunnel on the northeast.

Here's a list of most of the routes from Michael Foy's write up on Ironsides:

R->L from the upper east end:

The Professionals, 11, gear + bolts.
Sump, 10+, gear + bolt.
unknown, 8, bolts.
unknown, 8, 2 bolts + gear, 90'.
unknown, 10, 1-2p, bolts + gear, 190'.
unknown, 9, 1p, bolts + gear, 85'.
unknown, 8+, 1p, bolts, 85'.
unknown arete, 10, 1p, bolts.
unknown, 10+, 1p, bolts.
unknown, 8?, 1p.

L->R from the tunnel:

A. Chump, 11, 1p, 30', bolts.
B. Pump, 12, 1p, 40', bolts.
C. Lump, 11, 1p, 50', bolts.
D. Forrest Gump, 11-, 1p, bolts.

Getting There

Follow directions to Ironsides then hike across the valley to the formation a couple minutes to the northwest. The back side can be reached either by scrambling through a tunnel on the east end or hiking down around the west end then back up the gully behind it.

3 Total Climbs

Route Finder - Best Climbs for YOU!

Location: Black See Change
Type:  to 
Quality:
Pitches:
Sort by:   then:
 

Weather Averages

High
 
Low
 
Precip
 
Days w Precip
 
Prime Climbing Season
J F M A M J J A S O N D
J F M A M J J A S O N D

Photos

0 Comments

More About Black See

Printer-Friendly Guide
What's New
Guidebooks (11)

All Photos Within Black See (1)

Most Popular · Newest