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The Left Side Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 40'
Location: 49.3593, -121.599 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrator: Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Dru on Jun 15, 2009
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Description 

At the left end of the crag where the rock veers away from the highway towards the quarry is this short overhanging cliffband. With swirly, featured gneiss rock and a pleasant forested setting, this area offers a pleasing complement to the sloughside boulders on the right side.

Getting There 

Park at the quarry and walk east 200m along the highway to where the rock roadcut begins. Follow a short trail into the forest.

Climbing Season

For the Fraser Valley Area area.

Weather station 1.8 miles from here

4 Total Climbing Routes

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


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High Arete V2 5+  North America : Canada : ... : The Left Side
This obvious arete where the left and right sides of the crag join is climbed until hands are on a large finishing jug about 18 feet up. Above this a dirty, sloping slab and vegetated mud top-out discourage going higher. Begin on the right side with a long reach or possible jump to a two-handed jug; continue up using positive holds on both sides of the arete....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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