Ice Guide : Southcentral : Valdez : Keystone Canyon : The Bight

The Bight

Rating: WI3
Length: 35 meters

A somewhat less than vertical pillar leads to a more difficult crux at the end of the pitch.

FA: Mark Bloomfield & Art Mannix, February 1980

Anchor: Good pine trees exist for rappel and a belay.

Lat: 61 05.330 N
Long: 145 53.364 W

This is an obvious pillar on the right (east) side of the highway located high on the right side of a wall in a large bowl. Find a pullout off of the highway and climb through steep snow to gain access to the base of the route.

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