Sign Up  |   Log In:Login with Facebook
REI Community
Chain Station
Select Route:
Bigcicle T 
Chimney T 
Columbine Falls T 
Fatcicle T 
Gear Jammer 
Grinch's Chimney 
Honeymoon Gully T 
Jake Break 
Pencil-Neck Geek 
Penny Slot 
Snaggle Tooth 
Sometimes a Great Notion 



Type:  Trad, Ice, 1 pitch, 80'
Consensus: WI4+ [details]
FA: Jack Hunt, 1970s
Season: Early December to March
Page Views: 1,154
Submitted By: Ben Bruestle on Jan 1, 2002

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (7)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
H.B. on Bigcicle.


This route does get a lot of sun hit and can be pretty wet at times.


This route probably takes about 5 screws. It is about 80' tall, so you make the call. Above it is a huge boulder with 2 rap bolts on it.

Photos of Bigcicle Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Bigcicle on January 22, 2011.
BETA PHOTO: Bigcicle on January 22, 2011.
Rock Climbing Photo: Tigger experiencing yet another day at the office.
Tigger experiencing yet another day at the office.
Rock Climbing Photo: Bigcicle ice on Feb. 23 2013, conditions were grea...
Bigcicle ice on Feb. 23 2013, conditions were grea...

Comments on Bigcicle Add Comment
Show which comments
By Jesse Morehouse
From: CO
Dec 24, 2009
rating: WI4+

Probably one of the two most climbed routes in the SL Valley with the other being the chimney variation on its right side thanks to easy top access for the top rope crowd. BUT, with all the sunhit and massive water it can rejuvenate in a day. Pretty nice. A fun and classic 4+ pitch of thick ice with multiple variations.

The Definitive
Climbing Resource

Inspiration & Motivation
to Fuel Your Run

Next Generation Mountain
Bike Trail Maps

Backcountry, Sidecountry
& Secret Stashes

Better Data. Better Tools.
Better Hikes!