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Wishbone Rock Climbing 


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Location: 61.82717, -149.24447 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Jared LaVacque, L. Von Dommelheimer, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: L. Von Dommelheimer on Jul 9, 2017
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Description 

Nice sunny wall up the hill from the trail to Fairangel Gap. To the left of the Jungle gym and around the corner. Good mix of routes from 5.7 to .13-.

Getting There 

From the outhouse go up the road, 50 yards before the the gate to Firn mine, take a hiker's trail which leads to a nice place to cross the creek and head up to the climbs.

Climbing Season

For the Archangel Valley Sport and Traditional Climbing area.

Weather station 16.4 miles from here

6 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',1],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',1],['5.8',1],['5.9',0],['5.10',3],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',1],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]


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Rock Climbing Photo: Broken Head on the Wishbone Wall

Broken Head 5.13- 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E7 6c  Alaska : Anchorage & South Central A... : ... : Wishbone
A route originally bolted by Paul Turecki. The crux is a long deadpoint with multiple good feet from a small crimp and sidepull to a sloping left sidepull. Follow the bolts the entire way. The crux starts at bolt one and is almost over deadpointing to where bolt two is. The crux finishes as you set up and clip bolt three. From there follow the arete and face to the anchor. Crux Spoiler:The crux is approximately V6 to V7-. Rotate torso left and inward and latch the sidepull and lock down t...[more]   Browse More Classics in Alaska

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