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Guinness Gulley - WI4

Average Rating = 4.14/5 Average Rating : 4.14 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (8)
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Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty WI4
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 2.57/5
  Rock Quality 3.33/5
  Scenery 3.29/5
  Fun Factor 4.71/5

Description:

The far right climb. The first two pitches start in bowls, followed by a 5min walk up the slope to a final long pitch just over 60m long. The last pitch varies in difficulty different years and depending which side you climb. 245m total.

Submitted by: darkside on 2006-05-01
Views: 931
Route ID: 76237

8 Ascents Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty WI4
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Solo Solo ascent by: Steve704 on 2015-12-17 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars solo

Climbed this on the 14th and again solo on the 17th...Typical Guinness Gully...

Added: 2016-02-19

Ratings
  Difficulty WI4
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: Steve704 on 2015-03-17 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Still same old Guinness

Another awesome day on guinness gully. I hear someone ran into a huge grizzly at the top of the second pitch though!!! Scary! My partner led the first 2, I led the 3rd, good screws through out. Great, fun, morning.

Added: 2015-03-23

Ratings
  Difficulty WI4
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: Steve704 on 2015-01-11 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars My first rockies ice

Super fun route, and a great introduction to Rockies ice climbing. It was crowded but waits weren't long and it's a safe route for multiple groups. Led all 3 pitches, 3rd was the crux for us. Short approach, close to town and a pub/restaurant.

Added: 2015-02-23

Ratings
  Difficulty WI4
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: the_climber on 2009-12-30 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Mmmmm Beer Climbs

Great route, all pitches in WI4 condition.

Added: 2010-01-03

Ratings
  Difficulty WI4
  Safety Rating R
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Second Second ascent by: wildlyesoteric on 2008-01-02 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Thin!

Middle section inches thick, screwed tied off with clove hitches, fairly steep. Also very snowy.

Added: 2008-03-19

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