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Routes in Mt. Evans - mixed, couloirs

(Shinzo Abe's) Third Arrow T WI4 M5
Bad Finger Couloir, The
Bib (1st Apron), The T M3-
Black and White T WI4-5 M5-6
Concrete Shoes Won't Help Ya In Da River WI4- M4+
Crystal Couloir
Diamond Couloir 4th 1 2 I 2 M 1b
Double Dragon (right side) WI3 M3
Far Right Dihedral (2nd Apron) T 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a M3
Ghost, The T WI6 M10 R
Goldfinger Couloir PG13
Iration T WI3+ M3-4
Lazy Is As Lazy Does T M5
Mount Evans Micro Goulotte AI4 M3
North Face Crag WI2-3 M3-4 PG13
North Face Snowfield
Northwest Couloir T WI2
Road Less Warren WI4-5 M5
Road, The WI3 M4
Shooting Star T WI7 M9
Silhouette T WI6+ M9 R
Snave Direct, The T 4th 1 2 I 2 M 1b WI2-3 M1-2
Snave, The 4th 1 2 I 2 M 1b WI2-
Snorkmaiden's Surprise WI3 M4
Sunrise Couloir T
Telepherique M1-2
Tike's Trike T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a WI4 M5+ A3 R
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Type: Trad, Mixed, Ice, Alpine, 800 ft, 4 pitches, Grade III
FA: Taylor B. & Jessica Y.
Page Views: 778 total, 12/month
Shared By: Taylor-B. on Jul 7, 2012
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Description

Start with a short step of WI2 that gains a bowl of snow and plenty of belay options. The crux pitch is WI3 M3-4 and is protected with a Lost Arrow. The next pitch goes under a chockstone to gain a couple hundred feet of easy mixed terrain to the top of the buttress and trail.

Location

This is the first route you encounter while descending towards Snorkmaiden and Mini Micro in a obvious gully/couloir. Walk out to the Chicago Basin overlook from Summit Lake and descend down into the valley trending West. The approach time 20-40 minutes.

Protection

Alpine rack, 3-4 ice screws. Knife blades and Lost Arrows are key.

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