American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

North America, United States, Utah, Indian Creek

  • Climbs And Expeditions
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  • Publication Year: 1989

Indian Creek. New routes continue to be established at a fast pace on the miles of Wingate Sandstone walls of Indian Creek. Details of approach may be researched in the Desert Rock climbing guide or information gained by writing to Eric Bjømstad, 137 North Main Street, Moab, Utah 84532. Cowboys in Control (I, 5.1 la) by Tom Addison, Nathan Faulkner, Ted Lange, located in the Hart’s Draw area. Manifest Destiny (I, 5.10c) by Addison, Brian Bailey, Faulkner, Lange, 400 yards right of Cowboys in Control. Nomadic Alternative (I, 5.10a) by Faulkner, Lange, Bailey, Addison, 30 feet right of Manifest Destiny. It’s a Long Way From Suburbia (I, 5.10c), 300 yards right of Nomadic Alternative. Crack Robot (I, 5.10c) by Urmas Franosch, George Watson, on the west side of the creek opposite Fringe of Death Canyon. On Battle of the Bulge Buttress: Migid Digid (I, 5.10–) by Andy Petefish, Tom R. Chamberlain. Fun Factory (I, 5.10) by Jay Anderson, Will Gilmer, Keith Royester, Dave Anderson, Jingus Joe. Stemming Ache (I, 5.12c) by Antoine Savelli, Ace Kvale. On Supercrack Buttress: Twilight Falcon (I, 5.12a) by Savelli, Kvale. Nature of the Game (I, 5.11–) Mike Carville, Jeremy Werlin. Chasing the Dragon (I, 5.12–) by Carville, Werlin. Above the Dug Out Ranch: December Winds (I, 5.10b) by Carville, Steve Glotfelty. Stress Puppet (I, 5.12a) by Paul Turecki, Nancy Pfeiffer, directly right of Xmas Tree. Stone Age (I, 5.10a) by Turecki, 250 yards right of Cactus Flower. Bad Ass Mama of the Desert (I, 5.11) by Turecki, U/2 miles up the canyon directly across from the Battle of the Bulge Buttress, behind the campground. Elephant Head (I, 5.10) by Andrew Marquardt, in Donnelly Canyon. On Meat Wall: Sinistra (I, 5.11), Meat Hooks (I, 5.10 + ), Right Arm (I, 5.10 + ) all by Robert Warren, Steve Johnson, across the valley (east) from the Six Shooter Peaks.

Eric Bjørnstad

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