The Tarzan Traverse [Suggest Change]
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|Type:||Trad, 60 ft|
|FA:||Chris Marks & Rob Leinau|
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|Shared By:||Christopher Marks on May 24, 2008|
Access Issue: This area is designated as Charon Details
Currently the the US Fish and Wildlife Service is reviewing the Comprehensive Conservation Plan and reviewing activities for compatibility. Contact the Access Fund or the Wichita Mountains Climber's Coalition for more information on how you can get involved in keeping the tradition of climbing safe in the Wildlife Refuge. Use extra care to avoid doing anything to change the natural resources in any way.
Access Issue: Access is always an issue here. Details
Please do not litter and observe all regulations. We had to fight to regain access at one time, and we don't want to lose the privilege again. Local ethics and refuge regulations are that no bolting is permitted unless expressly authorized by the park. Leave the hammer and nails at home, no fixed gear please. Everything will go clean.
Description [Suggest Change]
On North end of the West Face find a 10' hand crack flake before the shady chimney. Undercling and traverse right to hand crack/corner. Climb up to the horizontal crack and start traversing left. Crux pro is .5/.75 going around the corner. Keep your feet high and undercling until you can get good hand jams. Continue over to the ledges and build an anchor 123 cams
Location [Suggest Change]
15' outside the northern chimney, or 50' north of women on mopeds
Protection [Suggest Change]
cams up to 3