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East Fork Valley

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Gash Peak - Golden Dihedral T 
Great Grey Book T 
I Think Therefore I Ambush T 
M Buttress T 
Midsummer Dome, South Face Center T 
Midsummer's Dome SSW T 
No Picnic for Old Men T 
Raid Peak-South Buttress,East Face T 
Runnel Out T 
Son Of Raid T 
Southwest Face Midsummer's Dome T 

East Fork Valley  


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Elevation: 12,200'
Location: 42.84729, -109.33102 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

The Valley with Raid, Ambush, and MidSummer Dome. Never saw any other people when we were in there. Wind River Granite never ceases to amaze. Most of the good possibilities are North or East facing

Getting There 

Start at Big Sandy Opening and hike 14 miles. Consult map

Climbing Season



Weather station 25.2 miles from here

14 Total Routes

['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',8],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',3],['5.8',1],['5.9',4],['5.10',4],['5.11',0],['5.12',1],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for East Fork Valley:
Southwest Face Midsummer's Dome   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, Alpine, 5 pitches, 1000'   
Midsummer's Dome SSW   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Trad, Alpine, 6 pitches, 800'   
Ambush Plaisir   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, Alpine, 10 pitches, 1300'   
Son Of Raid   5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, Alpine, 7 pitches, 1150'   
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I Think Therefore I Ambush 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a PG13  WY : Wind River Range : East Fork Valley
Ambush Peak's eastern aspects have long been shrouded in obscurity with numerous parties quietly climbing bold lines up the steep East and Northeast faces and rarely reporting their climbs with much detail. The East Face proper is particularly challenging as an alpine objective due to a series of large roofs and discontinuous crack systems on the upper portion of the wall. Most of the lines of the wall are barely there: inobvious, indirect, and often dangerous. I Think There I Ambush will hopefu...[more]   Browse More Classics in WY

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10 year old Todd Wolfe bouldering in paradise (Eas...
10 year old Todd Wolfe bouldering in paradise (Eas...
Jeff leading up the SW side of Midsummer's dome in...
Jeff leading up the SW side of Midsummer's dome in...
East Fork Valley view from the South
East Fork Valley view from the South
No motorized devices allowed - drill  by hand plea...
BETA PHOTO: No motorized devices allowed - drill by hand plea...

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