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Emily on the FA of Eating Stars, V4. Wichita Moun...

  • This area is designated as Charon MORE INFO >>>
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  • Description 

    Nice and shady in this area all the time there a few really good problems and probably more to be done you just have to look around.

    Getting There 

    After the boulder field/talus that you cross after the blackout boulder continue to walk on the trail a ways until you see an opening underneath a very very large bunch of boulders that form a little cave. inside are a number of problems that are fun.

    Climbing Season

    For the Charon's Gardens area.

    Weather station 1.1 miles from here

    3 Total Climbing Routes

    ['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

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    Rock Climbing Photo: Emily on the FA of Eating Stars, V4.  Wichita Moun...

    Eating Stars V4 6B  Oklahoma : Wichita Wildlife Refuge : ... : The Smoking Section
    Problem is located on the giant slab directly across the rock room from the problem called thank you for smoking on mountain project though it's just a dishy looking slab route that to my knowledge didn't have a name. ANYWAY. A crumbly start on the right side of the boulder where the feet gently slope into vertical rock leads into more solid stone with each move you make toward the top. Eventually you'll want to bust left to a huge flake and top out through the crack/slab up on the left side of ...[more]   Browse More Classics in Oklahoma

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    By Jon McCartie
    From: Edmond, OK
    Dec 29, 2011
    Ack! Took me forever to find this. Here's some directions:

    After you make the cross over the tallus, the trail dips down quite a bit, then raises back up. Exit the trail East (left) just before the trail starts to raise back up. If you get to the turnoff for Pride, you've gone too far.

    As you enter the cave, Thank You For Smoking is on your left (faces South) -- Eating Stars is to your right (faces North)
    By Eero46
    Feb 21, 2012
    Would you be willing to draw a map?

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