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Twisted 

WI4 M6

   
Type:  Trad, Mixed, Ice, 3 pitches, 400', Grade III
Original: WI4 M6 [details]
FA: Paul Obanheim, Craig Reason. 1985
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Submitted By: Dave Rone on Mar 13, 2017

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BETA PHOTO: Mt. Stephen buttress, Twisted (all ice) is on the ...

Description 

For years a thin ice and mixed route, Twisted has been coming in more as an ice route in recent years. The relatively short approach and great climbing make Twisted a popular objective. There is avalanche hazard on the approach and from above so check conditions.

Location 

Twisted is the left-most route on Mt. Stephen, and located on a prominent buttress easily visible on the left when coming down the hill into Field. Park in the lot at the bottom of the hill. Follow the trail to the highway, cross the bridge and head up to the tracks. Cross the tracks (don't touch the avalanche warning wires), and head up the slope, and then traverse to the base of the route.

Protection 

Bring a standard mixed rack when it comes in thin, screws when it's fat. Descend from v-threads.


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By wayne wallace
From: Seattle
Mar 15, 2017

Did a report on new mixed routes to the right of Twisted! waynewallace.wordpress.com/201...

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