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Type: Sport, Mixed, 50 ft
FA: Todd Tumulo, Josh Hoeschen
Page Views: 279 total, 8/month
Shared By: C. Williams on Jan 23, 2015
Admins: Jared LaVacque, L. Von Dommelheimer

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The Eklutna Canyon drainage is open to climbing but is on private property belonging to Ekultna Incorporated. Details


Sustained steep hooks and tool cams in a right trending crack/seam. Starts in an alcove with pods.


500 yards past TJ Swan on the north side of the river. Left route of the two bolted lines.




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C. Williams
the Climber Cave
C. Williams   the Climber Cave
There is a little drama regarding the FA on this route. TT and JH had placed all but the bottom 2 bolts when Eddie wandered in and sent (snaked). That being said, credit should be given to the equipping party. Good line too! Dec 3, 2017
Brady Deal
Anchorage, AK
Brady Deal   Anchorage, AK
Great, hard route for anyone looking to get a pump. the crack has cleaned out well, and pick placements have improved drastically with traffic. Be prepared to be on your tools for most of it; the feet are very bad.

I would recommend stick clipping the first bolt, as you should with all eklutna dry tool routes.

I believe Todd Tumolo and Josh Hoeschen have the FA of this route. Dec 3, 2017