Login with Facebook
 ADVANCED
The Merlon
Select Route:
Super Fortress T 

Super Fortress 

YDS: 5.11d French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 25 British: E5 6a

   
Type:  Trad, Alpine, 11 pitches, 1300', Grade IV
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11d French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Steve Bechtel, Bobby Model, Mike Lilygren, 1995
Page Views: 1,389
Submitted By: Mike Snyder on Oct 10, 2012

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (3)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
BETA PHOTO: Created by Mike Snyder and Dan Miller a day after ...

Description 

Two 3rd/4th class pitches are followed by a 5.4, a 5.7 and a 5.10 corner/face pitch. The upper 7 pitches are all 5.11, with bolts protecting many of the cruxes. The first and last 5.11 pitches are the hardest at 5.11+. Double bolt anchors are available at every belay ledge. Refer to the attached photo for route topo, picture and description.


Location 

The route begins in the grassy gully that rises above the lower slabs.

Rappel the route.


Protection 

Two 60M ropes, 12 quickdraws, 1 set of nuts, one set of TCU's and one set of cams to 4",



Photos of Super Fortress Slideshow Add Photo
top of pitch ten, Dinner Plates!
top of pitch ten, Dinner Plates!
Comments on Super Fortress Add Comment
Show which comments
By Nick Stayner
From: Billings, MT
Oct 10, 2012

Mike, thanks for adding this! Is the rock generally pretty good on this route?

By Mike Snyder
Administrator
Oct 14, 2012

Its been a long time, but I remember being continually amazed by the quality of the rock and climbing on every pitch. This thing is truly a rock star out in the middle of nowhere.