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Routes in Upper Valhalla Area

Astrid T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Loki T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Thor T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
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Type: Trad, 105 ft
FA: Dan D., Larry Zulim
Page Views: 323 total · 10/month
Shared By: Nathan W. on Oct 21, 2015
Admins: M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Description [Suggest Change]

Astrid starts at a vertical gray dike and follows it for it's entire length. The thin start is a crux as well as the section before the bulge. The bolts have a bit of space between them but they're in all the right places and you'll need a couple of pieces for the crack three-fourths up the climb. The Gray dike offers thoroughly ascetic climbing, with great friction, lie-backing and side pulls.

Location [Suggest Change]

When heading to Valhalla continue until you're under an oak canopy and you can see a thin flake, The grey dike and a crack in a right-facing corner.

Protection [Suggest Change]

Mostly bolts, with a 3" piece and finger sized piece for the crack part way up. 11 or so draws.
two 60m ropes to get down while one 60 will only work if you swing left the whole way down. One 70m Works swell.

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