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North America, United States, Alaska, Denali National Park, The Wisdom Tooth, South Face, New Route

The Wisdom Tooth, South Face, New Route. It was reported that Graham Fontella, Bill Gambel, Mark Davis and Kevin Daniels put up a new route, Novocain (VI 5.10 A2), on the south face of the Wisdom Tooth in the Ruth Gorge over a five-day spell of good weather in May. The route follows a prominent red dihedral for 16 pitches with what was described as mostly moderate free and aid climbing on good rock. (Climbing 172)