Basic Alpine Climb - Pinto Rock/Bowling Alley

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Basic Alpine Climb - Pinto Rock/Bowling Alley

3-4 pitches basic rock climb with maximum difficulty of 5.4. All priority to Olympia Branch basic climbing students needing a rock climb to graduate.

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  • Sun, Aug 21, 2016
  • Olympia Climbing Committee
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Basic Rock Climb
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 2.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 400 ft

Park & Ride Due North of the Trailer Boss business in Grand Mound, WA at 5:45 a.m. on Sunday 8/21/2015.  This Park & Ride is just a few hundred feet east of I-5 at exit 88.  

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High ground clearance vehicles desired for our car pools to the parking lot for this climb.  If you have a high ground clearance vehicle and are willing to drive, that's appreciated.

Route/Place

Pinto Rock/Bowling Alley


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Mountain boots that can accept crampons (not hiking boots)
  • A back pack (40 to 60 liters)
  • Webbing and accessory cords
  • 6 straight gate carabiners
  • 2 locking carabiners
  • Large pear-shaped carabiner
  • Belay device
  • Climbing harness
  • Helmet
  • Chock pick (nut tool)
  • Rescue pulley
  • Fleece or puffy jacket
  • Rain jacket and full-zip rain pants
  • Belay gloves
  • Warm gloves or mittens
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