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The Fortress  

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popular area as it is the first area you get to when you get to the top of the stairs.

Getting There 

from the parking lot walk up the trail, after getting to the top of the stairs you cant miss it. there are four parts to the Fortress: East Face South, East Face Central, The Corridor and Penal Tower.

Climbing Season

Weather station 2.4 miles from here

13 Total Routes

['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',4],['1 Star',2],['Bomb',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Fortress:
Plum Line   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13     Sport, 1 pitch, 115'   East Face (South)
Special Forces   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 60'   East Face (Central)
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Timorus 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b  North America : Canada : ... : East Face (Central)
Slopey jugs going up an overhange about 2/3 the way up is probably the crux. The rock is unusally different from other climbs in the area and is a pleasant change. Super fun bouldery sort of moves....[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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