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The White Imperialist Rock Climbing 

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Location: 51.07165, -115.40792 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Dave Rone, Tom Gnyra, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: ihategrigris on Mar 21, 2007

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Yellow Peril I think? Cant remember

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  • Description 

    This east facing crag sees sun most of the day. It has the highest concentration of 5.9 - 5.10d routes in the Grassi area.

    Getting There 

    Located mid-way down the canyon, look for the vertical wall with a huge overhanging section of the right side and blocky stuff on the left.

    Climbing Season

    Weather station 11.3 miles from here

    19 Total Climbing Routes

    ['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',12],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]

    Classic Climbing Routes in The White Imperialist

    Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for The White Imperialist:
    White Imperialist   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Sport, 50'   
    A Bold New Plan   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 70'   
    Dance Me Outside   5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a     Sport, 50'   
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    Featured Route For The White Imperialist
    Rock Climbing Photo: Evan getting into the business on Dance Me Outside...

    Dance Me Outside 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a  North America : Canada : ... : The White Imperialist
    Probably the steepest 12a in Grassi, if not all of the Bow Valley. Start on blocky moves from the top of rock at the far right of White Imperialist Wall. Move up and right to a strange almost slabby 5 ft section where any number of body smears can give you an OK rest. Then make huge moves up pocketed roof to desperation turning the lip (go deep in the pockets). Amazing and very satisfying....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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