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Manitou River ICE (North Shore)
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Route 7 

WI3

   
Type:  Trad, TR, Ice, 60'
Original: WI3 [details]
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Season: Winter
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Submitted By: Shawn P. Tracy on Jan 2, 2008

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Me leading Route 7 (we called it 'S-Bend' because ...

Description 

A very reliable formation (the only reliable formation) that develops as a nice chunk of ice, typically dripping wet along left flank. Harder variations on left side.

Location 

The last major ice climb (in most years) before another narrowing of the cnayon). The Manitou Falls can begin to be seen from this point as you look up river.

Protection 

Scews


Photos of Route 7 Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Route 7 - 1/5/08
Route 7 - 1/5/08
Rock Climbing Photo: Manitou #7 January 2010
Manitou #7 January 2010
Rock Climbing Photo: reliable #7 in good conditions on December 31, 200...
BETA PHOTO: reliable #7 in good conditions on December 31, 200...

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By Kris Gorny
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Jan 2, 2008
rating: WI3

The left-hand variation climbs in and out a little cave. Very fun!