Ice Guide : Southeast : Haines : Chilkat River : Upper Chilkat River : Klutshah Mountain : Blue Cherry

Blue Cherry

Rating: WI4/5
Length: 2 pitches

This route consists of a big, fat pillar with a narrowing section at the top.

FA: Zach Jacobson & Scott Visscher, February 1, 2009

Anchor/Descent: A healthy hemlock exists atop the second pitch. Be prepared to V-thread to descend to the base.

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This route is located not far above river elevation in a slot canyon in the predominant northwest drainage of Klutshah Mountain. The upper reaches of this climb are visible once in the Upper Chilkat River proper.

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Photo: Zac Jacobson