Upper Broadway Rock Climbing
The final scramble to gain Upper Broadway
Upper Broadway is located on a sunny series of ledges below the east face. In general the rock is less featured than the West Face. Most of the routes are 5.7 or harder. Classic routes include Conns East (5.6), Soler (5.7), ALCOA Presents (5.8), Frosted Flake (5.9), Castor (5.10a), Pollux(5.10a), and Spock's Brain (5.11b?)
Upper Broadway can be reached from the east face trail or by scrambling from lower Broadway
Weather station 6.2 miles from here
33 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',6],['3 Stars',23],['2 Stars',3],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',1]
Classic Climbing Routes in Upper Broadway
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Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Upper Broadway:
Soler 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b Trad, 2 pitches, 200'
Pollux 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, 45'
Castor 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Orangeaid 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Low Octane 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c Trad, 1 pitch, 30'
Featured Route For Upper Broadway
Pollux 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a WV
: Seneca Rocks
: ... : Upper Broadway
Pollux is shorter but more sustained than the neighboring crack Castor. One follows the crack system up about 35 feet, to where it splits. Either way is about the same difficulty. After reaching the large ledge traverse right to anchors. A directional for the second right below the ledge might be appreciated....[more] Browse More Classics in WV
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