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Warbonnet Peak

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Warbonnet Peak 


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Elevation: 12,369'
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Administrators: Mike Snyder, Kristine Hoffman
Submitted By: Blitzo on Oct 28, 2006
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Description 

Warbonnet is the elegant spire at the southeast end of the cirque.


Getting There 

An arduous hike in over Jackass Pass from the Big Sandy trailhead. Look left. Coming soon.


8 Total Routes


['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',1],['5.9',0],['5.10',3],['5.11',4],['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 Warbonnet Peak:
Weather Or Not...   5.10 6b 20 VII- E2 5b     Trad, Alpine, 6 pitches, 750'   
feather buttress   5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b R     Trad, Alpine, 8 pitches, 1000'   
Black Elk   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c     Trad, Alpine, 8 pitches, 1000'   
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Featured Route For Warbonnet Peak
Climbers on pitch 2.  Pitch 3 finishes up the corner, and pitch 4 climbs the obvious splitter crack up and left.

Black Elk 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c  WY : Wind River Range : ... : Warbonnet Peak
Black Elk was the "hardest route in the Cirque" for over 20 years. While technically not in the Cirque (see location below), it is one of the best routes in this area of the Winds. (Please note that the pitch lengths are estimates from memory and if anyone has better estimates, please post them in comments.)P1 Scramble up ledges from the left side of the northeast face. Stay low when you have the option. The route finding for the very beginning of the roped climbing was a bit difficult. I ...[more]   Browse More Classics in WY

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Warbonnet Peak. <br />Photo by Blitzo.
Warbonnet Peak.
Photo by Blitzo.
warbonnet in evening
warbonnet in evening
OW fun, why did i leave that 4.5camalot in the tent...
OW fun, why did i leave that 4.5camalot in the ten...
classy summit
classy summit
little friend
little friend
on the hike in...
on the hike in...
Warbonnet Peak
Warbonnet Peak
our climb on warbonnet. tried to do a 5.7  ended up with 5.10OW  yeehaa!
our climb on warbonnet. tried to do a 5.7 ended u...
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