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(a) Great White

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Acid Test S 
Chalk Addiction S 
Eyrily Hanging Out T 
Fun Run T 
Logan's Run S 
Shadowlands S 
Test of the Ironman S 
Vigorous  S 
Wings of Desire S 

(a) Great White Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 2,243'
Location: 49.44231, -119.56166 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: kyber on Jul 31, 2008

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A collection of routes, many of which are on the obvious and impressive west-facing cliff. Shady in the mornings.

Getting There 

Take the path just below the upper parking lot past Daycare and Diamondback. When you hit Elusive Edge, take the right path towards Grassy Glades. After hiking up some switchbacks and levelling off, veer left toward the talus field before hitting Grassy Glades. The prominent wall is hard to miss.

Missing Routes 

The following routes in this area are missing from Mountain Project. Please take the time to add these if you've climbed them!

Belgian Dangler*, sport, 11c
Captain Fantastic*, sport, 11d
Bella's Run, sport, 11d
Corvidomancer, mixed, 10c
Mrs. Palmer*, trad, 9
Power Toy*, sport, 13a
Ankleduster, sport, 11c
Squeeze Play*, sport, 12c
Wings of Steel***, sport 12d
Animal Dreams*, sport, 12c
In the Skin of a Lion***, sport, 12d
Flying Clipper**, sport, 12c
Wings of Daedalus, sport, 13b
Chickenwings, sport, 11a
Gang Bang***, trad, 10c
Casbah, sport, 12b
White Rhino, mixed, 11d
Underedger, sport, 6
Dryathlon, trad, 8
Teenedger, sport, 11d
Overedger, sport, 12d
Air Test***, sport, 13a
Test of Mettle**, sport, 13d
Pressure Test***, sport, 13c
Breakfast of Champions**, sport, 12d
Violators Make Me Cross, sport, 10d
Violator*, sport, 11b
Fun Run*, trad, 10a
Test of Faith, sport, 11d
Great White Onion**, sport, 13b
Coming Up for Air, sport, 12b
Friends in the Right Places, trad, 10a
Stunt Man, sport, 11c
Watching the Stunts*, sport, 10c
Painted Bird**, sport, 12a
Motel of Lost Companions, sport, 12c
Hogopogo*, sport, 11c
HHH (Horseshoes, Handtraverses, and Hoff-widths)*, mixed, 10d
HHH p2, trad, 11a
Oleaginous, sport, 11c
Thundercling, sport, 10c
Shake, sport, 11b
Bake, sport, 11a
Knee High, sport, 11b
Jiminy Cricket, sport, 12a

Climbing Season

Weather station 2.6 miles from here

9 Total Climbing Routes

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

Classic Climbing Routes in (a) Great White

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for (a) Great White:
Eyrily Hanging Out   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 1 pitch, 105'   
Wings of Desire   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 100'   
Test of the Ironman   5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c     Sport, 115'   
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Featured Route For (a) Great White
Rock Climbing Photo: Fun Run 5.10a and Eyrily Hanging Out 5.11a

Fun Run 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  North America : Canada : ... : (a) Great White
Fun Run is one of a small number of excellent traditional climbs at Skaha, and is highly recommended. Fun Run 5.10a and Eyrily Hanging Out 5.11a Scramble up to the top of a large pedestal/platform, then climb the thin corner via jams, lay backs, and stemming. A roof provides the crux, and then the difficulties ease as the angle lessens. At the end another roof provides the mental crux, and is bypassed on the left. Neena follows Fun Run on Great White wall, Skaha Belay from just below the top on a small ledge at a chain anchor, or on the top of the wall from...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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By Aimee Rose
From: Bend, or
Sep 18, 2011
Park in the upper lot and follow the signs. Do not park in the lower lot and walk past the Fortress or you will be doing a lot of extra walking!

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