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Practice Ice Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 3,390'
Location: 47.44667, -121.42008 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Scott Coldiron, Nate Ball, Jon Nelson, Micah Klesick, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Aaron Erman on Dec 11, 2016
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Description 

This is a single route, that can easily be accessed from the Alpental area. Pitches are non-committing, and can even be set up for top rope if needed. Steepest grade will go at WI2, however most is under that.

Getting There 

See route for details.

Climbing Season

For the Snoqualmie Pass Area area.

Weather station 2.1 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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Rock Climbing Photo: Following on typical pitch in high snow conditions

Practice Wall WI2  Washington : Central-West Cascades & Sea... : ... : Practice Ice
This a section of short steps, which create several pitches in all, totaling 450 feet. Keep in mind, this is mostly WI1 (with large flat belays) in between short WI2 pitches. The longest pitch of ice is the last, with maybe 50 feet of WI2. You can descend by down-climbing the south side of the gulley, or just rap from V-threads or trees in the area. Several trees may have tat from prior seasons. Be careful, a 50 meter rope will barely get you to the bottom of some steps, and you may have to rap ...[more]   Browse More Classics in Washington

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