Who's Who in Outer Space
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|Type:||Trad, Ice, 550 ft, 3 pitches, Grade IV|
|FA:||Mak Richey & Neil Pothier, January, 1984|
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|Shared By:||Chris Hillios on Feb 26, 2008|
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DescriptionThis classic route forms as a thin flow just left of Last Gentleman's and is typically very thin on the first 30 meters of the first pitch. P2 eases off a bit, followed by a steeper and more sustained P3.
LocationThe route follows a thin left leaning flow left of The Last Gentleman.
P1:The first 30 meters of thin ice is followed by 30 meters of thicker ice to a good stance at 60 meters.
P2:Easier ice(WI4) for 60 meters leads to the final pitch
P3:A sustained curtain leads to some off-angle climbing to the trees 60 meters
Reference: An Ice Climber's Guide to Northern New England by S.P. Lewis and R. Wilcox