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Routes in Cutthroat Peak

Cauthorn-Wilson T WI4+
Complete South Buttress T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
South Buttress T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
West Ridge T 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Type: Trad, Ice, Alpine, 800 ft, 7 pitches, Grade III
FA: Dan Cauthorn and Tim Wilson
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Shared By: Nick Sweeney on Nov 22, 2014
Admins: Scott Coldiron, Nate Ball, Jon Nelson, Micah Klesick

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Description

Climb snow or neve for roughly 400 feet to reach the crux ice pitch, which is sustained WI4 for a stretch before it slightly eases off to WI3+. From the top of the crux pitch, head for the summit in roughly four pitches.

Location

East face of Cutthroat Peak. More information is in "Washington Pass Climbing" by Ian Nicholson.

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Protection

Screws, nuts, pitons, cams to 1"
Christian Spencer
Bellingham, Wa
Christian Spencer   Bellingham, Wa
when is the best time to do this? Apr 30, 2017