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Routes in 15W - Driving Force Area

Left Ampitheater T WI3-4
Lower Left Flow T,TR WI2-3
Right Amphitheater T WI3 PG13
Type: Trad, Ice, 200 ft
FA: unknown
Page Views: 374 total, 10/month
Shared By: Hunter Creed on Jan 1, 2015
Admins: Luc-514, Kris Fiore

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Description

A moderate WI3 climb, with a steep bulge halfway up the first pitch. When the ice is in well, you have the option to go left or right here at the crux.

Location

Located on the right side of the Driving Force Area, up a moderately cleaned out gully which leads to the base of the climb.

Protection

standard ice rack.

Photos

Andy Weinmann
Silver Spring, MD
  WI3
Andy Weinmann   Silver Spring, MD
  WI3
Left side is a bit steeper and usually has fatter ice. It also typically has some water dripping/flowing over it in all but the coldest conditions. The middle line goes straight up to the forked tree which can be used as a really nice belay perch from the top. Oct 18, 2017