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Routes in Provo Canyon Ice

Type: Mixed, 40 ft
FA: unknown
Page Views: 1,061 total, 12/month
Shared By: Alec LaLonde on Dec 9, 2010
Admins: Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq

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Description

There's a bolted route to the left of the first pitch (the Apron) of Stairway to Heaven. This could be ice, rock or mixed depending on conditions. It's probably 5.9/5.10 if rock and WI3 if ice ever forms there. Like the rest of Provo Canyon, the rock quality is abysmal. Tread lightly on those nubs with your crampons...

Protection

Four bolts, chain anchors (possibly suspect)

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Mulch
SLC, Utah
Mulch   SLC, Utah
Can this be done on TR by setting it up from the top of the climb? Jun 1, 2017
Garret Nuzzo-Jones
Salt Lake City, UT
 
Garret Nuzzo-Jones   Salt Lake City, UT
 
Short route, but worth doing. Fully bolted sport route, though it can be hard to see the bolts from the ground at times.

There is another bolted mixed line to the right of this route, closer to the regularly forming ice routes. Oct 3, 2013