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Icefields Parkway - North

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Icefields Parkway - North  


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Submitted By: Dave Rone on Aug 26, 2011
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Curtain Call from Jasper Highway. November '12.

Description 

This area encompasses mountains and routes on the Parkway that lie between Sunwapta Pass and Jasper. Many popular and well-known routes are included in this area including the impressive ice route, Curtain Call, and the infamous alpine route, Slipstream.

Getting There 

Continue traveling north from the Weeping Wall area for about 20 minutes until you cross over the continenal divide at Sunwapta Pass and then shortly arrive at the Icefields Visitor Center below the Athabasca Glacier. The routes extend from this point north to Jasper.

Climbing Season



Weather station 18.8 miles from here

6 Total Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',5],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
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The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Icefields Parkway - North:
Melt Out   WI3     Ice, 3 pitches, 450'   
Curtain Call   WI6     Ice, 2 pitches, 410'   
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View of Melt Out on the approach.

Melt Out WI3  North America : Canada : ... : Icefields Parkway - North
A great moderate climb, usually done in three pitches.Park 4.5km North of the Beauty Creek Hostel. The climb is visible from the road, barely. Walk up a slightly graded (old road?) slope and gain the drainage. Descend climbers left....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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