American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Aiguille de Fleur, Russian Ties

Colorado, Rocky Mountain National Park

  • Climbs And Expeditions
  • Climb Year: 2017
  • Publication Year: 2018

Michael Goodhue and Vincent Keller climbed a new line up the east face of Aiguille de Fleur on the west side of the Park in July. The six-pitch Russian Ties (III, 5.10 R) is in the center of the face, between the original east face route (Hodge-Troute, 1974, to the right) and Eastern Roofs (Kilgore-Sambataro, 2011).

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