Avg: 2.6 from 34 votes
|Type:||Trad, 25 ft|
|FA:||Dave Jones, Carl Austrom, 1983|
|Page Views:||839 total · 12/month|
|Shared By:||geoff georges on Feb 5, 2014|
|Admins:||Kate Lynn, Nate Ball|
District of Squamish provides the following guidance on its website: “Camping is not allowed on District or private property, unless the property is zoned specifically for that purpose. Crown land does not fall under this restriction, however within District of Squamish municipal boundaries, District bylaws do apply to open fires, littering, wildlife attractants, noise, and environmental concerns. District Bylaw Officers can and do attend many unauthorised campsites in order to enforce bylaws.” In correspondence, the District also added that: “Camping on municipal streets or municipal or private parking lots in the District is not permitted under any circumstances.”
From Peter Winter: DO NOT CAMP ALONG THE MAMQUAM FSR BETWEEN THE HIGHWAY AND THE BRIDGE THAT CROSSES STAWAMUS RIVER. THIS MEANS NO VAN CAMPING OR TENTS. THIS AREA IS BC PARKS AND IT IS ILLEGAL FOR YOU TO DO SO. THIS HAS BECOME A VERY SENSITIVE ISSUE. THERE IS FREE CAMPING AT THE CHEK CLIMBING AREA AND NEW, CHEAP CAMPING HERE.
This has some good OW practice. There are quite a few face holds and smaller cam placements so it's not all wide drudgery. But if you are not used to OW you will want a #4 for the lower wide part, and a #5 for the upper part. It is a good place to practice fist to hand stack or the butterfly hand stack.