Home - Destinations - iPhone/Android - Partners - Forum - Photos - Deals - What's New
Know the location of this area? Show us! We don't know it, but we're working on cool new features that need it!
This is the cliff near the junction of the road to Hessie Trailhead and Fourth of July road. It's home to one great mixed route, the Hessie Chimney.
2 Total Routes
Browse More Classics in Hessie
Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Hessie:
Hessie Chimney WI4 M5 Trad, Mixed, Ice, 2 pitches
Featured Route For Hessie
Hessie Chimney WI4 M5 CO : CO Ice & Mixed : ... : Hessie
I've done this route three times and enjoyed it every time.The first pitch is normally about half rock and half ice, though this year I got exactly two ice sticks on the entire pitch. The first half is well-protected chimney climbing, one foot on rock, one on ice. At a ledge halfway up, step left to place small wire pro as high as you can reach, then step back right to the crux, a reach high to good ice (hopefully), with poor feet. This section has ledge-fall potential if, like this year, the ic...[more] Browse More Classics in CO
News and Events For Hessie
Latest Regional Forum Messages
From Colorado & Rocky Mountain Region Go to Forum | What's New | Post New Topic