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Southeastern Alaska/Coastal Range Rock Climbing 


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Location: 58.217, -134.5825 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

Southeastern Alaska includes Juneau, the Wrangell Saint Elias Range, Kitimat Range and others.

Getting There 

To access these areas can be accomplished by flying into Juneau International Airport and then bush plane or train in some cases.

Climbing Season

For the All Locations area.

Weather station 9.2 miles from here

54 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',15],['3 Stars',15],['2 Stars',11],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',4],['5.7',3],['5.8',10],['5.9',10],['5.10',10],['5.11',4],['5.12',4],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',1],['V4-5',1],['V6-7',1],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Southeastern Alaska/Coastal Range

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Southeastern Alaska/Coastal Range:
Smoke em' if you got em'   5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b     Trad, Alpine, 4 pitches, 1300'   Mt. Harding
Solva Buttress   5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c     Trad, Alpine, 10 pitches, 1000'   Juneau : Mendenhall Towers
South Buttress - Main Tower   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, Alpine, 10 pitches, 1200'   Juneau : Mendenhall Towers
zigzag   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 80'   Skagway : Black Lakes Crag
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Featured Route For Southeastern Alaska/Coastal Range
Rock Climbing Photo: Aug 2015. Route follows sun/shade line on main tow...

South Buttress - Main Tower 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a  Alaska : Southeastern Alaska/Coastal... : ... : Mendenhall Towers
Approach: Start at base of south facing buttress on the Main Tower (3rd Tower). P1: Cross schrund where allowable and climb 5th class to gain 4th class terrain below prominent left facing corner on south buttress. P2: 4th class terrain to base of left facing corner below headwall.P3: Climb left facing corner up to left trending ramp/traverse that accesses pillar at base of main headwall. Belay at notch in pillar at the end of the traverse. 10a moves towards top of corner to gain traverse. P4: Sh...[more]   Browse More Classics in Alaska

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By Patrick W. Newman
Apr 4, 2013
Hey, I'm moving to Juneau this summer! Need someone to show me the ropes! (Punny) Message me back!
By Kurt Ross
From: Boulder, colorado
Oct 4, 2013
A little video about climbing and hanging out in Southeast AK:

By Taylor-B.
From: Valdez, AK
Oct 7, 2013
Cool video Kurt!! I sure miss that part of AK. Good to see the AMG/IWLS crew getting after it.

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