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Lighthouse Traverse

5.8, TR, 150 ft (45 m),  Avg: 3.3 from 11 votes
FA: Dakota Walz, Jer Collins, and Billy Claycomb
Missouri > WM: Raven Rocks > Lighthouse (middle rock)
Access Issue: Only use Raven Road approach Details


One of the two “must do” traverses over the water. Climb sustained 5.8 with occasional great rests from one shore line to the next.


The water!

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South side start of the Lighthouse Traverse
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[Hide Comment] What's the water depth below? Jun 7, 2015
Zane Winter
Kansas City, MO
[Hide Comment] Apparently this is now a "must do while naked" May 2, 2018
Dakota from North Dakota
Golden, CO
[Hide Comment] That was the style of the FA! May 2, 2018
[Hide Comment] Traverse is really nice, with plenty of variation for moves. Quite meditative after awhile.

@Kyle Parker - Water depth varies and may be more shallow closer to the shores. The water gets deep quite quickly though. Aug 27, 2018