The Cat's Tail Rock Climbing
|Top rope ban in effect; DO NOT SLING THE CEDARS.|
This is the area just south of Morphine and hosts a number of trad and sport routes.
From the parking lot, take the trail to the outlook. Turn left. Follow the white blaze trail going north. You will pass the chain-hand rail. To the right look for the 3rd class descent. Descend this. Turn right. Go past the Big Gulp area. Go past Camel Wall and Morphine. Morphine is the large wall with imposing overhangs. Cat's Tail is the area just south of Morphine
Climbing Season For the Ontario area.
Weather station 5.2 miles from here
4 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For The Cat's Tail
The Cat's Tail 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a North America
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Starts in the bottom of the short chasm at mark 35a. Follows the finger crack through the corner and up to a hand crack. Follow the layback section then up through the flakes before working left. Up through the roof to bolted top anchors. The original route ending went left across the face from here, around the corner to an obvious finish. The top anchors were placed to reduce stress on the cedars....[more] Browse More Classics in International