The long, single pitch wall on the right. Mostly columnar basalt with numerous vertical crack systems. The climbs are mostly vertical, continuous (albeit short), and solid. The routes are named in accordance to the belay stake in front (or nearest) them; so ("stake 2" is in front of the 2nd belay stake from the right. See the beta photos for details.
After entering Hell's Gate National Park, this is the low
17 Total Routes
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Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Fischer's Cliff:
Stake 9.25 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Stake 5 5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c Trad, 1 pitch, 50'
Stake 6.75 5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Stake 2 5.9+ 5c 17 VI E1 5a Trad, 1 pitch, 50'
Stake 7 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- E2 5b Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Stake 9.3 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- E2 5b Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Stake 6.25 5.10c 6b 20 VII E2 5b Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Hakuna Matata 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- E4 6a Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
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Stake 7 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- E2 5b International : Africa : ... : Fischer's Cliff
A very well protected “sport” lead; Good for beginning leaders. Begin on a series of delicate moves on the right-hand face of the shallow corner. Use both the crack in the corner and the right-hand face and aręte to move up past three hammered pitons and five aid bolts to anchors on top of aręte (not visible from ground). Anchor = one bolt hanger, two fixed pins, good webbing, and two biners. ...[more] Browse More Classics in International
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