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South Gully Rock Climbing 

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Location: 49.687, -123.1444 View Map  Incorrect?
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The gully just south of the Apron. It tends to be shady and sometimes routes are wet.

Rock On is here even though it is listed as being on the Apron.

Getting There 

Park as for the Apron.

Climbing Season

Weather station 1.1 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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Classic Climbing Routes in South Gully

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for South Gully:
Mercy Street   5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b     Trad, 2 pitches   
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Featured Route For South Gully
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Mercy Street 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b  North America : Canada : ... : South Gully
A two pitch crack that unfortunately seeps water except for after extended dry weather. The second pitch is a classic lieback dihedral comparable to the Split Pillar on the Grand Wall. This route is in the Kevin Mclane book but not in the Squamish Select book. Route begins a bit past Rock On, on the left wall. The first pitch of the Opal is now considered the standard start (5.8)....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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By Peter Spindloe
From: North Vancouver, BC
Sep 7, 2010
It's true the Rock On is here, but it ends at the top of the Apron, and the local guidebooks have typically lumped it in with the Apron, so that convention was followed here. Complex features like the Chief are tough to break up into completely logical sub-areas.

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