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Routes in Perla's Ridge and Environs

G-Money Memorial T WI3
Perla's Ridge T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c R
Perla's Ridge Ice T WI2-3
Ridge of Bliss T 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13
Stump the Stars T 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Type: Trad, Ice, 180 ft, Grade II
FA: Jewell Lund & Kyle Dempster 2011
Page Views: 866 total, 11/month
Shared By: bsmoot on May 31, 2011
Admins: Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq

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Gate Buttress Area Recreational Lease: Climbs on Church Buttress above vault remain closed Details

Description

Ascend the long snow gully cleaving the left side of Perla's Ridge. Ascend a classic, thin, narrow ice runnel for 180' to a belay at a tree. Descend here. This route was named after Garrett Smith, who was tragically killed in an Avalanche in 2011.

Location

Upper East face of Perla's Ridge

Protection

Screws, some short.

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Long Live G-Money! Jun 3, 2011
bsmoot  
It doesn't come in all that often. The grade comes from Kyle... Jun 2, 2011
zoso  
Wow Brian. Really only WI3? looks spooky and hard to me. How often does that come in? Approx approach time?

And look @ all the potential rock routes. 5 min approach right? Jun 1, 2011