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|Type:||Ice, 110 ft (33 m)|
|Page Views:||795 total · 6/month|
|Shared By:||Jay Harrison on Feb 26, 2013|
|Admins:||Morgan Patterson, Jim Lawyer, Kevin MudRat MacKenzie|
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Climb the pillar and make an awkward move to get on top of the boulder (or work around it) and established on the ledge. Sling a tree or two before setting out - you will soon be standing below a 15' vertical blanket of styrofoam ice on your way to safer stuff above. A final vertical curtain blocks the top-out.
Near the center of the main face. This route originally started at the very base of the cliff, at the fat pillar capped by a boulder on the short face leading to a big ledge (often used for belaying) 20' up. Look for the widest band of ice on the vertical section midway, which lies almost directly below a large, dead pine tree.