Most of the route is in the 5.5 - 5.6
range with one 5.7 crux pitch. This route does
have a reputation for loose rock on the upper
pitches, though more recent reports seem to
suggest it isn't 'that bad' if care is taken.
Expect a one hour approach with about 400 m of
Let's get an early start from Calgary - if
there's a car already parked at the trailhead
we will find another multipitch of similar
difficulty to climb.
Required Items to Bring:
Helmet, harness, rock shoes, belay device, 2-3
lockers, personal anchor, warm layers, warm
gloves, rain shell, headlamp, food, water
Recommended Items to Bring:
How to Get There:
Carpool Departure Time:
Valley Ridge Outdoor Rink
170 Valley Meadow Close NW
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Registration for this event closed on Thursday, September 19, 2019 at 07:00 PM.