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West Ridge, Mt. Thielsen -

Average Rating = 4.67/5 Average Rating : 4.67 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (3)
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may want a small rack if not comfortable on 5.0-5.2
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.2
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 4.00/5
  Rock Quality 4.00/5
  Scenery 5.00/5
  Fun Factor 4.33/5

Description:

Head up ridge, then head to south side of summit pyramid. One pitch of scrambling (5.0) leads to summit. Many parties bring a rope and small rack if not confident.

Submitted by: david_smithrock on 2006-08-17
Views: 998
Route ID: 79029

3 Ascents Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty 5.4
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: barwatt on 2012-09-06 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars West Ridge

Stunning mountain that I just noticed on a road trip a decided I had to climb. Very dissappointed with the $10 fee I had to pay back in 2004 just to park.

Added: 2012-09-06

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.1
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Flash Flash ascent by: brizza on 2009-07-25 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars She said YES!

Climbed this with Gillian and proposed at the summit. She said YES! This mountain will always be a very significant symbol in our lives.

Added: 2010-07-05

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.1
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: keithspernak on 2000-08-14 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Fun day

Better in winter

Added: 2007-08-14