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Whore House Hoses - WI5

Average Rating = 4.00/5 Average Rating : 4.00 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (3)
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Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty WI4
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure 3.50/5
  Rock Quality (Not Rated)
  Scenery 4.00/5
  Fun Factor 4.00/5


Fantastic climb. In my opinion is the best one in the valley. First pitch is long...215 ft. You'll need to simul climb the last 15 ft (if using 60m rope) for reach the fixed anchor. The 1st pitch is WI4 on the left and WI5 on the right by late season. Early on its all WI5. The second pitch is usually choked with snow from avalanches, but there could be a short WI3 pitch in a ligh snow year. Hike up to the right and you'll come to the last pitch. A great 100ft pitch with a fixed anchor up to the left on top. Great climb.

Submitted by: iceisnice on 2005-09-23
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Route ID: 70095

3 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty WI4
  Safety Rating G
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: cybond on 2007-03-05 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Whorehouse Hoses

Sweet Climb. Exposure was awesome.

Added: 2007-03-06

  Difficulty WI5
  Safety Rating R
Onsight Onsight ascent by: mpick on 2006-11-28 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Whorehouse Hoses

First pitch was great. Soloed the second, snow climing. My partner was halfway up the 3rd when it sheered off. We very luckily walked away scared. Maybe we'll finish it someday.

Added: 2006-12-01

Flash Flash ascent by: furrymurry on 2006-01-11 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

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Added: 2006-01-11