Skip to Content

Routes : North America : Canada : British Columbia : NorthWest : kitselas : Name and Grades of Routes at Kitselas

Name and Grades of Routes at Kitselas

RSS FeedClick on "Routes" to subscribe to a RSS feed of all new routes added to this category. Click on "Ascents" for a RSS feed of all new ascents recorded in this category. Routes | Ascents

About Name and Grades of Routes at Kitselas:

Main wall: from left to right: -unknown crack on slab, somewhat separate from the main wall. Rapnue: bolted arete, 5.10, super fun Double Crack: crack, 5.8 Corner: 5.9 Dirty Dishes: short dihedral to slab and then up the left angling ramp to anchors, 5.4 Cleavage: same start as Dirty Dishes however continue up the steep groove above, 5.6 Grants Route: short steep corner up to a bolt and finish on Hovland arete. 5.9 Hoveland arete: crack with bolted slab up through a small roof to arete, 5.10 Garys Route: same start as Hoveland arete up to a bolted slab face to anchors, 5.10 Ricos Dream: furthest route to the right end of the main wall. Climb up to a crack through an steep bulge. Make awkward move up and right to slab and finish up long easy crack above, bouldery 5.10 Lone wall: -good introductory 5.7 Lower Kitselas: -left to right: Cave Man: two options both starting in the small cave, climb straight up and or more exciting traverse out right on flake and up to anchors above, 5.10a Delicate: climb up to a stance bellow a very thin crack, make hard moves up eventually moving right to a much large crack that will accept your hands, 5.11b -impossible looking bolted fissure, 5.18? Gollum: overhanging corner (Gollum), 5.11 Stairs of Mordor: scramble into the back of a deep corner, move up left wall through roofs above (Located up and right of Gollum, 5.9 Railway wall: CP3O: route on left side that moves up toward a very large block that creates a roof on the route. 5.8, second pitch has a couple of options climb the steep crack off the block 5.9 or alternatively climb around to the right up face/ arete 5.6 Yoda: unfinished routes that climbs up the steep arete to the right of CP30 Down around the corner two more routes exist. Luke Skywalker: climb up steep right angling crack up to a ledge, carry on up steep face/ crack above angling right to corner, 5.11 Dark Sithe Lord: climb up to an awkward large crack that takes you through a roof , pass through the roof up to a tree carry on up to ledge above. 5.10
Approach Time:
Latitude, Longitude:
Access Issues:
Rock Type:
Type of Climbing:
Sun Aspect: