The first large rock amphitheater south of the weigh station, with grassy knolls and a gravel parking pullout. One of the more ancient free and aid climbing areas, with some particulary gross rock. it needs a lot of care and attention to bring the routes up to modern safety standards until that time, one can reexperience the hairball climbing days of not so long ago.
For the first 3 climbs, hike up scree and talus on the far left (west) side of the amphiheater to a short steep wall. To top-rope these 3 routes, find a faint rail around the corner to the west of this area.
12 Feet right of Strawberry Jame, start on loose blocky holds then follow a thin crack straight up. Finish above more loose blocks to anchor in the trees. Rumor is that it hasn't been red pointed....[more]Browse More Classics in AK