Ice Guide : Southcentral : Valdez : Keystone Canyon : Love's Way

Love's Way

Rating: WI6-
Length: 110 meters

This route commemorates the wedding of the first ascent party member. This route rarely touches down, but when it does it presents steep overhanging technical ice. Stem and lay back through fragile ice.

FA: Andrew Embick & Carl Tobin, March 1980

Anchor: Descend by walk off to the right or rappel via alders.



Lat: 61 04.192 N
Long: 145 53.957 W

This route exists on the east side of the canyon, high on the rock wall to the right of Keystone Greensteps. Park in an obvious pullout on the west side of the highway directly across from the route and gain access across the Lowe River.

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