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The Brittle Stiffie

WI3, Ice, Alpine, 3 pitches,  Avg: 2 from 8 votes
FA: Bob Sorenson, Jason Stevens ('06)
Utah > Central Utah > Maple Canyon > Maple Canyon Ice > Left Hand Fork Ice Cl…
Access Issue: Private Property/Skin or Hike Approach Details


P1 (WI3-, 60'): A reliably forming slab. Belay from a tree.

P2 (WI3, 25'): Short pitch to a pine tree.

P3 (20'): Steep short curtain.

Descent: Rappel down from trees.


Walk up the Left Hand Fork about a 5 min. past Get Whacked. Look for the smear a short distance from the path with a flat open area at the base.


Variety of ice screws, webbing for belays from trees.

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