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Routes in Identity Wall

2nd pitch of the Dude S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Arms Race T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Classic Crack T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Cube Root T 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Dude T 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
Dude ranch S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Identity Crack T 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Identity crisis T,S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Nine Pound Hammer S 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Root Canal S 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Spider Hang T 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Square Root T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Thing in Between T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Weiner Pigs T 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
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Type: Trad, 70 ft
FA: unknown
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Shared By: ConorD on Sep 17, 2009
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Possibly the most climbed route in all of Kootenai. This is great for beginners as well as a first trad lead. The climbing can get pretty greasy at times do to the amount of traffic it recieves.


The left-most climb on the Identity Wall, marked by a large right-facing dihedral.


Camalots ranging from .5 to 3, nuts work great, this crack will eat just about anything.


Tristan Burnham
La Crescenta, CA
Tristan Burnham   La Crescenta, CA
About 2/3 of the way up there are 2 studs with nuts on them to the right of the crack. You can cinch them off with a nut and a draw. You don't need these at all but it might be helpful. Sep 19, 2011
Ryan Anderson
Ryan Anderson   Bozeman
5.7, No PG13. You can pretty much sink gear in wherever you want. A long sling is useful for the top belay or if you toprope the climb. Apr 20, 2010
Dan Bachen
Helena, MT
Dan Bachen   Helena, MT
I fail to see the PG-13, the crack will accept up to a BD-4 any where. Pretty sure it can be done with in 1 hour of the car therefore grade 1 Mar 8, 2010
Here's a little more info: you can walk up to set up a top rope probably 2 x 3's and a 4 would be nice camalot. locate classic crack, then walk left and up, there's a little down climbing involved maybe 4th class.

then the rating i would say for kootenai is on par and rated G.

nothing in kootenai, is above a grade I. Nov 6, 2009
Justin Marlen
Bozeman, MT
Justin Marlen   Bozeman, MT
Great climb, not too sure about that PG 13 rating. I find it protects very well... Sep 24, 2009