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Tin Can Rock  Rock Climbing 

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This wall on the right side of Fairangel Gap had some existing trad lines and according to an old Hatcher guide is called Tin Can Rock. The previous lines here were established by Bill Richards It is a beautiful black and gold speckled solid granite that is ranges from slightly overhanging to steep slab.

Getting There 

Walk up towards Fairangel Gap, pass tunnel vision on the main trail, you'll also pass a mine shaft just before tunnel vision, the wall is about 5-10 mins further on the path across the small creek on the right.

Climbing Season

For the Archangel Valley Sport and Traditional Climbing area.

Weather station 15.6 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',0],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Tin Can Rock

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Tin Can Rock :
African Dreams    5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 50'   
Epidemic    5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a     Sport, 50'   
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Rock Climbing Photo: Ben in the crux of Epidemic.

Epidemic 5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a  AK : Anchorage & South Central A... : ... : Tin Can Rock
Either start in the hole or from the boulder and climb through three bolts of easy climbing to two bolts of techy crimps with interesting foot work. Keep your shit together for the topout which should get easier as it gets cleaned. (please suggest more accurate ratings for this climb) ...[more]   Browse More Classics in AK

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