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Lower Ames Falls - WI4

Average Rating = 4.00/5 Average Rating : 4.00 out of 5
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Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty WI3
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 2.00/5
  Rock Quality 5.00/5
  Scenery 3.50/5
  Fun Factor 4.50/5


lower ames falls is longer (than upper ames) by 25-30 ft and of a higher grade. most people TR. good for training new ice climbers

Submitted by: ridgeback on 2009-12-13
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Route ID: 102991

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2 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty WI3
  Safety Rating G
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: satch on 2012-01-12 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Fun moderate in beautiful location

Easy lead in good conditions. More like WI3 or 3- in Jan '12 conditions. Solid screws to tree belay.

Added: 2012-01-18

  Difficulty WI4
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: ridgeback on 2009-12-03 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars First ice climb!

This is where I learned to ice climb, with Clint Cook of San Juan Mtn Guides (highly recommended!). Fun and challenging for this first-timer. Great place to practice or learn.

Added: 2009-12-13