REI Community
South Fork Shoshone (Ice)
Select Route:
Animal Rights Activist 
Bitches Brew 
Bozo's Revenge 
Broken Hearts 
Cabin Fever 
Classroom Bully 
Desperate for Lovin' 
Duck Soup 
Festering Ice 
High on Boulder 
Hostile Takeover 
Hunter Creek Falls 
Ice Fest 
Joy After Pain 
Main Vein, The 
Mean Green T 
Moonrise T 
Moratorium, The 
One Hitter, The 
Outdoorsman, The 
Pillar of Pain, The 
Ro Sham Bo 
Schoolhouse Route, The 
Sendero Illuminoso 
Smoked Turkey 
Smooth Emerald Milkshake 
Spittin' Bullets 
Spyin' 'n Flyin' 
Too Cold to Fire 
Triptych Pillars 
Wake and Bake 

Spittin' Bullets 


Type:  Ice, Alpine, 2 pitches, 160', Grade II
Original: WI4 [details]
FA: Todd Cozzens, Mike Snyder
Page Views: 409
Submitted By: Colin Simon on Feb 28, 2011

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (3)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]


Ice forms in the back of a narrow chimney in the back of the Triptych drainage.

You could do it as one big pitch(50m) or split it into two. The first half is narrow enough that in thinner conditions you can chimney off the back wall.

It's similar to Skylight, but it's shorter and the chimney isn't as deep.


North side of the valley.
Triptych drainage.
Head towards Hostile Takeover, climb or walk around the first step of ice (15 feet). Look to the right and see the icy chimney.


Some sections may require stubbies.
Can be rappelled in one 50m pitch with two ropes, or two single-rope raps.
Rappel off v-threads.

Photos of Spittin' Bullets Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Lookin good on the first pitch of Spittin' Bullets
Lookin good on the first pitch of Spittin' Bullets

Comments on Spittin' Bullets Add Comment
Show which comments
By Mike Snyder
From: Cody, WY
Sep 21, 2012

FA was Todd Cozzins and Mike Snyder circa 1995

Mountain Project

The Definitive Climbing Resource

MTB Project

Next Generation MTB Trail Maps

Powder Project

Backcountry Ski Maps & Secret Stashes
FREE Stickers · Gyms · RSS · School of Rock · Contact · About