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Snake Attack 


Type:  Trad, Ice, Alpine, 4 pitches, 600', Grade III
Original: WI4 [details]
FA: Chris Hassig, 1979
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Submitted By: bradley white on Aug 10, 2009

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Climb the thick narrow yellow strip of ice while it's there before the winter sun melts it away. High exposure sustained (WI3) with a few bulges (WI4). It looks like a giant hanging goober.
I haven't climbed it.


Western side of Owl's Head cliff. The flow forms usually early in the winter during a cold high pressure system after a wet snow and rain storm.


Protection is ice screws and dependent upon conditions and temperature whether the screws are adequate safety or not.

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