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A Fate Worst Than Death Bouldder

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A Fate Worse Than Death 
Mantis, The 
McNabbs Arete 

A Fate Worst Than Death Bouldder Rock Climbing 


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Submitted By: Mike Madsen on Oct 19, 2015
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Description 

A Fate Worst Than Death boulder is a cool boulder with a beautiful arête on its east face. It is hidden in a corridor and faces away from the trail. Other problems exist at the base and surrounding areas.

Getting There 

Hike past The love knob heading north you will come to a open valley area and see a faint bike trail. From here hike up for about 5 minutes and look to your left. You should see a big cave / overhang known as the "whine Cellar". Go past this heading west and slightly up from the Whine Cellar you will hit this corridor and jumble of blocks.

Climbing Season



Weather station 1.3 miles from here

3 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',1],['V6-7',1],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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