Ace of Spades
||Ice, 1 pitch, 120'
|Original: ||WI4 [details]|
|FA: ||Rainsford & Tim Rouner, winter 1974-75|
|Page Views: ||541|
|Submitted By: ||Kristian Starheim on Dec 21, 2014|
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Ace of Spades with Roger Brisson
Climb the steep headwall. Several possibilities in the end: left steep wall up to anchor, or right to several easier possibilities.
Main flow. Can't miss it. Descent depends on where you exit. There is a rapell-anchor to the left where one 30-m rapell will take you to the ground (anchor shared by Overbid). To the right two 60m-ropes or two rappells via trees to the far right of flow will take you to the ground.
BETA PHOTO: Ace of Spades up headwall. Continue to left for st...
From: Stratham, NH
Jan 8, 2015
There's a great mixed route variation to Ace of Spades. Climb the first step of ice then move climbers right to the heavily cracked and featured face. Move up until your back on the ice and over to the normal finish. M3-4ish
By Kristian Starheim
From: Trondheim, Norway
Jan 9, 2015
Also looks like the small buttress climbers left of lower wall of Ace of Spades could offer some cool mixed options