Ice Guide : Southcentral : South Anchorage : Turnagain Arm : Freak Street

Freak Street

Rating: WI2+
Length: 15 meters

This short climb consists of a vertical face on the left with a moderate flow of ice on the left coming out of a small corner.

FA:Dan McCabe & Steve Davis, 1984

Anchor/descent: Alders exists at the top for anchor and rappel.

ALERT: Belayers take caution of the passing highway traffic within arms reach while climbers should be aware that falling ice and rock could easily hit the passing traffic below. Simply stated, use common sense when climbing so as to not ruin the privilege of climbing at this location.


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Lat: 61 00.618' North
Long: 149 42.010' West

Drive the Seward Highway approximately 4.4 miles south of the weigh station and just a bit further than Easy Street.

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