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A nice introduction to friction climbing, though sparsely bolted. Follow the right-most set of bolts from the main Controverse ledge.

The 2nd bolt as indicated in the MdA guidebook does not exist, but there are several options for a good gear placement (red tri-cam or similar sized nut) at that point which is advised to avoid the ground-fall potential.

Not recommended for someone leading at/near their limit.

Route History:

  • First Ascent: Jean-Claude Neolet, 1995


Located in Montagne d'Argent approx:
Long/Lat: -74.675458,46.132280

Route Grade Citations

5.6 Community registered grade
5.6- Amanda Green

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 50%

Lead Styles

Lead styles pie chart

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