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Type:  Trad, Ice, 1 pitch, 190', Grade III
Original: WI4-5 [details]
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Submitted By: eDixon Dixon on Nov 29, 2007

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Matt Tuttle working his butt off for every inch of...


Sundance is the impressive waterfall line that forms on the right (north) side of the road. It is easy to see when driving/skiing down FR 585. Typically, it is done in one long pitch. This thing gets a good amount of sun. To descend, walk off to the right.


Take FR 585 for about 3 miles. Sundance should be obvious up on the right (north) side of the road.


A selection of screws.

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Rock Climbing Photo: Matt sending in WI5 hard conditions.
Matt sending in WI5 hard conditions.
Rock Climbing Photo: The route in November 2011.
The route in November 2011.

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By Jaaron Mankins
From: Bayfield, CO
Aug 21, 2012

This is the best pitch in the canyon if you find it fully formed. Best led in one long 60m pitch to top. Be ready for fresh ice on this one in mid winter-not chopped out.