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Bubble Wrap Blues 

WI4-5

   
Type:  Ice, 1 pitch, 160'
Original: WI4-5 [details]
FA: Karen McNeill, Dave Thomson, Feb. '96
Season: Winter
Page Views: 195
Submitted By: Ryan Bracci on Mar 8, 2013  with updates from Dave Rone

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The start of Bubble Wrap Blues.

Description 

Approach: Park in the lot where the Yoho Valley (Takkakaw Falls) Road is closed. The route is visible just up and left from here. Hike up the open slopes to the route.

Route Description: Climb the nice curtain of ice in 1 long or 2 shorter pitches. Another climb just to the left is known as Silk Tassle (WI4).

Descent: Rappel off a tree with webbing at the top of the climb (takes 2 60m ropes).

Objective Hazards: Beware of avalanche hazard from above as well as on the approach slopes.

Protection 

Screws


Photos of Bubble Wrap Blues Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: The base of Bubble Wrap Blues
The base of Bubble Wrap Blues
Rock Climbing Photo: Ted Baker climbing up to the tree to setup for rap...
Ted Baker climbing up to the tree to setup for rap...
Rock Climbing Photo: Bubble Wrap Blues on the right and Silk Tassle on ...
Bubble Wrap Blues on the right and Silk Tassle on ...
Rock Climbing Photo: Approaching Bubble Wrap Blues and Silk Tassle.
Approaching Bubble Wrap Blues and Silk Tassle.
Rock Climbing Photo: Silk Tassle (WI4) on the left and Bubble Wrap Blue...
Silk Tassle (WI4) on the left and Bubble Wrap Blue...

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