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|Type: ||Ice, 1 pitch, 225', Grade II|
|Consensus: ||WI5+ [details]|
|FA: ||John Imbrie & Clint Cummins, February 13, 1977|
|Submitted By: ||KeithS on Feb 25, 2011|
Myself on Mindbender, Feb. 11th
Steep ice! The epitome of ice climbing at Lake Willoughby, in my honest opinion.... Some good stemming in places will offer a bit of a rest but this line is steep and unrelenting all the way to the top. This route is pretty much a plumb line but if climbed in two pitches, I'm sure you could find a decent stance midway.
The Mindbender Amphitheater at the north end of the cliffs at Lake Willoughby...to the right of Call of the Wild and to the left of Renormalization
Bring a whole bunch of screws (10 ish) depending on how many pitches you make it..
Can be climbed in one pitch with a 70 meter....
Kevin Mahoney showing us how its done...
Mar 23, 2013
FA: John Imbrie & Clint Cummins, February 13, 1977