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Red Tail Upper  


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Submitted By: kyber on Jul 31, 2008
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Description 

directly above Red Tail Lower. all the Red Tail walls seemed popular during my stay but i wouldnt say crowded. rock type is of course gneiss and the quality seemed good if not great. there are small rocks on the ledge (as ledges usually do) and you should be careful not to send them down as again Red Tail Lower is a popular spot.

Getting There 

can access this area by climbing a Red Tail Lower climb or by walking up far left side.

Climbing Season



Weather station 2.4 miles from here

5 Total Routes

['4 Stars',2],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',1],['5.10',2],['5.11',2],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Red Tail Upper:
Assholes of August   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   
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Featured Route For Red Tail Upper

Treasure in the Lichen 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b  North America : Canada : ... : Red Tail Upper
"Start 4m left of Assholes... Climb through the initial bulges on good holds then follow a long elegant line of edges directly up the cliff." (fromThe Climber's Guide to Skaha, by Kevin McLane. '93)Lots of bolts (15), fine consistent face (sustained 1st half), great exposure....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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