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Hanging Garden Rock Climbing 


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Location: 61.81717, -149.20896 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

The Hanging Garden is located on a large grassy bench between Garden Party Buttress and The Crack Garden. Look for the series of dihedrals to the left of the buttress.

Getting There 

These climbs are accessed by scrambling steep moss to the left of Garden Party Buttress. The exception being the unclimbed white dihedral which can be accessed from the ledge above Crack Garden.

Climbing Season

For the Hatcher Pass area.

Weather station 15.0 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

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Classic Climbing Routes in Hanging Garden

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Hanging Garden:
Down & Dirty Dihedral   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, Alpine, 1 pitch, 105'   
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Featured Route For Hanging Garden
Rock Climbing Photo: Dick Swagger Dihedral and Variation

Dick Swagger Dihedral 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b  Alaska : Anchorage & South Central A... : ... : Hanging Garden
Start up the short yet steep black dihedral exiting to the left. Follow the handcrack up and right around the small roof into a low angle corner to the base of the crux roof. Pull the boulder problem around the roof into another lower angle corner with a finger crack to top out. Can exit the dihedral on the left just before the top into another crack to avoid the moss mantle. The climb is still quite dirty but should clean up really nice so scrub away!A cool looking variation that is up for g...[more]   Browse More Classics in Alaska

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