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Routes in West side of Greeley northern pond

Type: Trad, Ice, Alpine, 200 ft, Grade II
FA: Bradley White and Tom Bowker, 1983
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Shared By: bradley white on Feb 3, 2012
Admins: Jay Knower, M Sprague, lee hansche, Jeffrey.LeCours, Jonathan Steitzer, Robert Hall

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Description [Suggest Change]

Balls to the walls on this one. I scared Tom almost to death on the first 100ft pitch. Starts up a ranp for 30ft? and then traversed south into a v groove. Around the v groove area I slung a twig tree. That was my only protection. Nervy climb. After that your in the trees. Above the trees there is nice thick W.I.2-3 bulges above a large open deep snow ramp. We untied the rope and did ice bouldering on the bulges.

Location [Suggest Change]

Left of Damnation Runnel. Same approach as Damnation Runnel.We had to do one half rope rappel I think.

Protection [Suggest Change]

Protection is that twig tree. It may have grown some. The bulges at top would take screws readily but why bother.

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