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Polar Circus Area
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Boulder Pillar, The 
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Polar Circus 

WI5-

   
Type:  Ice, 1 pitch, 60'
Consensus: WI5- [details]
FA: Jonathan Baldassarie, February 18, 2013
New Route: Yes
Season: winter
Page Views: 462
Submitted By: Jason Denver on Feb 18, 2012

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Jonathan Baldassare on the FA of Polar Circus. A s...

Description 

Climb up sustained WI4ish face to the pillar. The pillar only connects at the top and bottom , as it flows over an overhanging rock wall. It has only one known lead ascent and rarely comes in fat.


Location 

This route is located near the far left end of the general hillside. Once you see it, you'll know you've found the right one. Rap off.


Protection 

No fixed gear. Bring screws and a few slings.



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By Jason Denver
Feb 20, 2013

This great climb has seen its first known lead ascent. Jonathan Baldassarie got it in great conditions from the pictures I saw. Nice job!

By chinos
Feb 20, 2013

The conditions were finally right for a go on this awesome line. Congrats to Baldy for leading this beautiful line! We have been waiting for this moment for 4 years!!! Can't wait to get on it asap! It may be years before it comes in this good again.