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Dragon Tail Couloir - A2 M2 PD

Average Rating = 4.50/5 Average Rating : 4.50 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 1
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (3)
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Alpine snow/ice/rock gear
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty WI1 M1
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 3.50/5
  Rock Quality 5.00/5
  Scenery 4.00/5
  Fun Factor 4.50/5

Description:

II AI2 M2 - Moderate route, great as a intro to alpine snow/ice climbing. Has two steps of easy mixed climbing, steepens towards the top. Either downclimb the route or hike down the Flattop trail (4.5mi) back to Bear Lake.

Submitted by: soccer_fan on 2004-07-14
Last Modified: 2011-06-09
Views: 1019
Route ID: 55930

3 Ascents Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty M1 PD
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Second Second ascent by: jsaunders on 2011-06-06 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Half the climb..

Seconded half the climb. Chose to bail judging conditions choosing not to traverse a prior avalanche path. Glissaded off and immediately saw 3 small avis up higher where we were heading. Nice to have decision validated.

Added: 2011-06-08

Ratings
  Difficulty WI1 M1 F
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Second Second ascent by: jambnet on 2007-05-17 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars alpine

great fun. Thunder storm last pitch with ice axe buzzing. long glissade off snow fields down the flattop trail

Added: 2008-06-21

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Flash Flash ascent by: soccer_fan on 2004-06-30 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

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Added: 2004-06-30