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Dire Straits 


Type:  Trad, Ice, 1 pitch, 160'
Original: WI4+ [details]
FA: Roman Dial & Steve Will, February 1982
Season: Winter
Page Views: 289
Submitted By: Nick Weicht on May 5, 2014

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BETA PHOTO: Dire Straits starting to fill out in the weeks bef...


This single pitch route ascends the steep ice formation the is located under a overhanging wall of choss and death dangers. Finish at the top of the ice and rap off alders or V threads.


Protect this climb with Ice Screws and descend with V threads or alders.

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