Ice Guide : Southwest : Kodiak Island : Gibson Cove

Gibson Cove

Rating: WI2/3
Length: 15 meters

Relatively easily climbing through alder with a 3 meter section of steep ice.

FA:

Anchor/Descent: Alders may provide an anchor, but bring v-thread gear just in case.


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Lat: 57 46.53' North
Long: 152 27.22' West

From Kodiak, drive approximately 2 miles towards Kodiak Airport on Rezanof Drive. At Deadmans Curve take a left and follow the road to the left until you are at the base of this climb. Make sure to park in a location that is visible to oncoming traffic.

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Photo: Pat Schmalix