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Dew Mound Rock Climbing 


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Location: 61.20459, -149.25232 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

Chugach sport/mixed climbing on slightly better rock than most of the highway.

Getting There 

Approach from the Eagle River Nature Center. Follow the main trail for 1.7 miles, then take a left onto an unmarked climbers trail. There are three walls. The Main Wall, which is where the climber's trail terminates. The Arrowhead and Helmet Head walls are to the left. Stonemaster, located just right of the termination point, and is the obvious line, just to the left of the roof feature, on the right terminus.

Climbing Season

For the Anchorage & South Central Alaska area.

Weather station 2.1 miles from here

18 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',9],['2 Stars',6],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',9],['5.11',1],['5.12',3],['5.13',4],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Dew Mound

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Dew Mound:
The Itchy and Scratchy Show   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 60'   Dew Mound - Lower Wall
Stonemaster   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, 2 pitches   Dew Mound - Lower Wall
Broken Bit   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 3 pitches   Dew Mound - Lower Wall
Garvey Who   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport   Arrowhead Wall
Chump Monkey Among Us.    5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 50'   Dew Mound - Lower Wall
Mike L. Boltin    5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 90'   Dew Mound - Lower Wall
Thief Among Us   5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b     Sport, 65'   Arrowhead Wall
Gypsy Ninja   5.13a/b 8a 29 IX+ 29 E7 6c     Sport, 65'   Arrowhead Wall
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Featured Route For Dew Mound
Rock Climbing Photo: Mike on the Thief

Thief Among Us 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b  Alaska : Anchorage & South Central A... : ... : Arrowhead Wall
Use pockets and crimps to climb past 7 bolts. One of the best 5.12 rock climbs in the area....[more]   Browse More Classics in Alaska

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