Rock review: Trad multi-pitch on Kid Goat - Saturday, Jun 24, 2017
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You must know how to provide a safe lead
belay on single or double ropes and practiced
cleaning trad protection. No multi-pitch
experience necessary and you are not expected
but if you feel up for it then great!
We will climb one (or two) of the many
traditional multi-pitch routes on Kid goat.
are Twilight(5.7), Highlight(5.9), Twilight
Zone(5.7), Keelhaul Wall(5.6) or Slingsby's
Overhang(5.7). Choice of route will depend on
the abilities of our team and other climbers on
the cliff. We'll plan to be early to have first
We will travel up and over the climb and
making a walk-off towards climbers right down a
drainage with a short 4th class step. This
means we will carry everything with us up the
Choose wisely with what you bring. If time and
fitness allow, we will attempt a second route
Required Items to Bring:
Helmet, harness, belay device and locking
carabiner, Personal prussik, cordalette, anchor
package, light approach/hiking shoes,
climbing pack, layers as needed for the
weather, food, water.
Recommended Items to Bring:
Sense of humour and adventure
How to Get There:
We will meet in the parking lot.
From TC highway, Exit at Seebee 1x. Travel
south and turn West on 1A at "T" intersection.
Parking lot is directly south across from entrance
to Class III landfill.
I will be staying in the group campground
Friday night before the event and we will meet at
the Kid Goat parking lot.
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Registration for this event closed on Thursday, June 22, 2017 at 05:00 PM.