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From The Ground Up  


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Description 

These climbs are located on the lowest tier of the Harrison Bluffs directly adjacent to the point at which the trail from the powerline road reaches the crag. The climbs tend to be single pitch vcrack and arete routes although there are a few slabs and two pitch climbs. Can be damp in early spring.

Getting There 

The shortest approach of any of the areas at Harrison Bluffs. One minute from the powerline.

Climbing Season



Weather station 2.5 miles from here

29 Total Routes

['4 Stars',7],['3 Stars',12],['2 Stars',8],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',1],['5.7',1],['5.8',0],['5.9',5],['5.10',10],['5.11',6],['5.12',6],['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 From The Ground Up:
Where in The World Is Carmen Pellegrino?   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 95'   Great Expectations Area (FT...
Sleeping Princess   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 45'   Sleeping Princess Area (FTG...
Great Expectations   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 35'   Great Expectations Area (FT...
Crystal Ether   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   Great Expectations Area (FT...
Pig Pen   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 45'   Sleeping Princess Area (FTG...
Exacerbation   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, TR, 1 pitch, 35'   Great Expectations Area (FT...
Wayback Layback   5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 70'   Wayback Layback Area (FTGU ...
Murder in the Dark   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   Great Expectations Area (FT...
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Featured Route For From The Ground Up
 Drew Brayshaw in the crux section of Crystal Ether.

Crystal Ether 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a  North America : Canada : ... : Great Expectations Area (FT...
Follow long left hand dihedral to the left of the large tree around the corner (to climbers left) from Great Expectations. Easy for the first 1/3 then steepens above for a while. Layback and jam the perfect hand size crack. Crux comes where the route becomes less steep and crack thins, a few akward moves bring you to the base of a large block. Climb past the block to tree and rap hangers. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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