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Wedge Mountain Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 9,527'
Location: 50.13278, -122.7935 View Map  Incorrect?
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Submitted By: Markuso on May 28, 2016
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Description 

Alpine snow and ice routes, as well as a scramble route in the summer.

Getting There 

Take the turn-off for Wedgemount Lake Trail 10km North of Whistler. Hike the trail (7km, 1100m elevation gain) to the Wedgemount Hut. The hut sleeps 6-8 people and is free to use, however Garibaldi Park camping fees apply. There are also multiple tent platforms around the lake.

Climbing Season

For the British Columbia area.

Weather station 8.4 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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Featured Route For Wedge Mountain
Rock Climbing Photo: 2 climbers moving along the ridge as the sun rises

Northeast Arete   North America : Canada : ... : Wedge Mountain
From the Wedgemount Hut, gain the glacier and keep left to reach the Wedge - Weart Col. Follow the exposed but easy ridge to the summit. Steepest section is about 45 degrees for maybe a rope length. Descent is either reversing the ridge, the West ridge, or skiing one of the many couloirs/faces. We skied the Northeast Face as a descent....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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