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Routes in Portage

Type: Ice, 820 ft, 5 pitches
FA: 1980
Page Views: 648 total · 5/month
Shared By: R Squared on May 1, 2007 with updates
Admins: Jared LaVacque, L. Von Dommelheimer

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Description

This is a long route. Make the pitches start and end where you want them too. It is a good climb so the hike is worth it. Your ropes will be wet after this climb.

Location

This climb is on the north side of the Portage River. It is the first climb when you drive into the valley.

Protection

Ice screws. Alders exist on this climb. Bring v-thread material just incase.

Photos

Ben Logan
Mammoth Lakes, CA
 
Ben Logan   Mammoth Lakes, CA
 
Pitch 1: WI 3/4. Sustained. 45m.
Pitches 2-4: Short sections of WI 2/3 with a little hiking in between.
Pitch 5: WI 3/4. 30m.

Feb 21, 2011