Ice Guide : Southcentral : Valdez : Mineral Creek : Blue Horizons

Blue Horizons

Rating: WI4
Length: 180 meters

This route climbs 350 feet of a right slanting ramp to an 150 foot pillar.

FA: Andrew Embick & Chuck Comstock, January 1982

Anchor: Alders are available for a rappel.

ALERT:  This route like most in the area exists is prone to avalanches. Pay attention to the snow conditions before accessing this route.

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Access the ski trails on Mineral Creek and head upstream. This climb is located up and to the left of Peggy's Mane.

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Photo: Mike Weber