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Broken Arrow - 5.10b

Average Rating = 4.50/5 Average Rating : 4.50 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (2)
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Phillips/ Christmas (2001)
Rock (Trad)
2 bolts, gear to 2"
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10b
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure 3.00/5
  Rock Quality 4.00/5
  Scenery 5.00/5
  Fun Factor 4.50/5


This is the rightmost climb on 'The Arrowhead' formation. Begin 10' right of "Thief Among Us" under the obvious hand crack. Boulder past a few painful finger locks and a bolt. Jam the awesome hand crack thru an awkward bulge (5.10). Move right onto a steep face of black rock, passing a bolt to chain anchors. *Dew Mound is an alpine area with loads of loose rock. It is suggested to wear a helmet, and be aware of other climbers above and below you at all times.

Descent Options:

rappel with 60 meter rope.

Submitted by: chugachclimber on 2010-01-22
Last Modified: 2010-02-14
Views: 1155
Route ID: 103327

2 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.10c
  Safety Rating PG13
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: ozman1 on 2010-06-23 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars good climb

wouldn't necessarily call it a splitter crack, but great views in an alpine setting!

Added: 2010-06-23

  Difficulty 5.10b
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: chugachclimber on 2002-07-15 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Classic Hand Crack!

A splitter the Chugach!

Added: 2010-02-07