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Routes in South Mineral Creek

Campground Couloir T WI3
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Direct North Face T WI4
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Snowblind T WI4
Sundance T WI4-5
Type: Trad, Ice, 190 ft, Grade III
FA: unknown
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Shared By: e Dixon on Nov 29, 2007
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Description

Sundance is the impressive waterfall line that forms on the right (north) side of the road. It is easy to see when driving/skiing down FR 585. Typically, it is done in one long pitch. This thing gets a good amount of sun. To descend, walk off to the right.

Location

Take FR 585 for about 3 miles. Sundance should be obvious up on the right (north) side of the road.

Protection

A selection of screws.
Jaaron Mankins
Durango, CO
 
Jaaron Mankins   Durango, CO
 
This is the best pitch in the canyon if you find it fully formed. Best led in one long 60m pitch to top. Be ready for fresh ice on this one in mid winter-not chopped out. Aug 21, 2012