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BugCON 4: almost too intense for climbing, DEET required
4 out of a possible 5
Ice Routes at Evans Notch - The Basin: West Royce: grouped by Area, sorted by Name
Description: The climbing is above the Basin Pond on West Royce Mt. Some of these climbs have been climbed previously, but not recorded. Yet another back country climbing experience in a gorgeous location.
Directions: Drive Rt 113 towards Evans Notch and park where possible at the entrance to the Basin Campground. Hike or ski the Basin Road into Basin Pond. Hike the Basin Trail until you pass a small bridge over the inlet stream and bushwack uphill to the obvious flows on your right.
Area Name Grade
Mt. Royce Second Wind M2 WI 3 - III
right side Blowing Bubbles WI 3 II
right side Bubble Gully WI 3 maybe 3+ II
West Royce Chicken Run WI 3 IV
West Royce End of the Beginning WI 3 IV
West Royce Oar WI 4 III
West Royce Top Notch WI 4 III
West Royce - left side Wicked Game WI 4+ IV
West Royce - right side Blue Flame WI 4+ III
West Royce - right side The Sentinel WI 4 III
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