Adventure Projects is hiring a web engineer to join us in Boulder, CO
Mountain Project Logo

Routes in Sheep Creek

Angel T WI3
Fast Friends T WI5
Secret Journey T WI5
Spring Loaded T WI5
Stem City T WI4
Tokyo Express T WI5-
Tsuri Gane T WI6-
Order Wrong? Sort Routes
Type: Trad, Ice, 500 ft, 4 pitches
FA: John Weiland & Yuwa Yamazaki, February 1985
Page Views: 224 total · 4/month
Shared By: Nick Weicht on May 5, 2014
Admins: Jared LaVacque, L. Von Dommelheimer

You & This Route

1 Opinions

Your To-Do List:

Add To-Do · View List

Your Star Rating:

     Clear Rating

Your Difficulty Rating:

-none- Change

Your Ticks:

Add New Tick


Tokyo Express is located about 45 minutes up Sheep Creek Canyon. The climb shares the same 50m pitch as Tsuri Gane up a shallow groove. It than angles left through mellow ice and snow to the base of a pillar. Pitch three is the crux consisting of a vertical pillar that then continues on to one or two more pitches and ends at the canyon rim. Walk left to an avalanche chute and descend back to the valley floor.


Tokyo Express is protected by ice screws and maybe mixed trad on the first pitch. Descend by cutting left at the top of the climb and walking down an avalanche chute.


- No Photos -


More About Tokyo Express