Ice Guide : Southcentral : North Anchorage : Hunter Creek : Slim Jim

Slim Jim

Rating: WI5
Length: 120 meters

This ice climb exists directly above Ornament. This ice climb is the nasty steep pillar hanging high on the Christmas Amphitheater rim. The pillar is sometimes visible from the river near the canyon junction. Climb the first wide curtain that begins Starbright traversing right to reach this route.


Anchor: Alders exist at the finish. Bring v-threads for the descent.

Alert: Hunter Creek lies in or adjacent to private property areas. It is uncertain if any access issues exist for this area. Check with the local climbing groups within the community to determine the current access issues for this area. Also, vandalism and theft have been high at times in this secluded area. DO NOT LEAVE VALUABLES IN YOUR VEHICLE UNATTENDED.

Lat/Long: Lat: 61 24.673' North<br /> Long: 148 48.595' West

From the fork, hike 500 meters to the Christmas Amphitheater. This route exists on the right side of the amphitheatre.

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