Pinto Rock/Bowling Alley

Trip

Basic Alpine Climb - Pinto Rock/Bowling Alley

A basic rock climb in a picturesque setting. Great for beginners.

Info
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  • Sat, Sep 23, 2017
  • Olympia Climbing Committee
  • Climbing
  • Basic Alpine
  • Adults
  • Basic Rock Climb
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Elevation Gain: 400 ft

Park & Ride at I-5 Exit 88.  The P&R is about 150' East of I-5.  Can't miss it.

This climb is a mentored lead for Roland Lanoue.  Please contact him for all questions about this climb: ralanoue3@gmail.com.

Priority given to Olympia Branch Basic Climbing Course students needing a basic rock climb to graduate the course. 

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)
  • Crampons
  • An ice axe (not technical ice tools)
  • 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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