Black Planet [Suggest Change]
Avg: 2.3 from 3 votes
|Type:||Trad, TR, 45 ft|
|Page Views:||282 total · 18/month|
|Shared By:||Zach Christensen on Feb 24, 2017|
Access Issue: Private Land-gate closed and locked by nightfall. Details
Sugarloaf is a privately owned recreation area. The park is closed at night and the gate is locked. Allow enough time to pack, hike, and drive out the oneway road to the gate before it is locked.
Access Issue: Seasonal Bird Nesting Closure Details
This area is a nesting site for ravens. The landowners ask that climbers avoid the climbs/areas where ravens are nesting. The nesting period generally lasts from mid May to late June/early July. During this time, observe any closure signs.
Description [Suggest Change]
Real fun face Climb! a bald patch left of a purple splotch midwall is the crux (arete off)... tons of variations to make this easier.
Location [Suggest Change]
Right of Sugarloaf Arete, start below large purple splotch on the middle of the wall and work up and left, passing on left side of purple splotch (not using the arete) and then back slightly right as you climb over the little roof... scramble the last section and then there is a trail down to the left of the wall
Protection [Suggest Change]
Top rope preferred as there are very few cracks but trad is possible, small pro