Route description: Angel’s Crest 5.10b 13 pitches, Squamish, Canada
13 pitches up a stunning arete, this rock climb is more like a mountain route than a rock climb. Angel’s Crest is a “must do” multi pitch rock climb for any rock climber that visits or lives in the Squamish area. Jam packed with interesting rock climbing up to 5.10 in difficulty, Hand jams, face, ridge traversing and exciting exposure. This Squamish multi-pitch classic rock climb has it all!
Angel’s Crest is one of the ultra classic 5 star multi-pitch rock climbing routes is Squamish. First rock climbed by Les McDonald, Hank Mather and Fred Beckey in 1962 via the North Gully to bellow the Acrophobe Towers, then finished the upper section from there. They used a bit of aid to complete the climb. In May 1964 Fred Beckey and Eric Bjornstad completed the lower pitches bellow the Acrophobe Towers. The first free accent of Angel’s Crest was rock climbed by D.Loecks, P. Charak and L. DuBois in 1975.
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Squamish Multi-Pitch Climbing is the best Canada has to offer! Angels’ Crest, Diedre, The Grand Wall, Squamish Buttress, Freeway, all 50 multi-pitch classics! If you’ve wanted to try any of these five star routes but haven’t had the chance, join us for a truly memorable climb! Altus Mountain Guides can take you on a memorable climb in Squamish. Squamish Multi-Pitch Climbing is world class. Let Altus Mountain Guides take you on a guided rock climbing trip in Squamish. Rock Guides at Altus Mountain Guides are all ACMG certified rock guides or fully certified ACMG Alpine/Mountain Guides. With your personal experienced rock guide you are guarantied to have a rock climbing experience to remember. Your Rock guide will show you some of the many hidden and classic climbs that otherwise are unknown rock routes hidden in the forest. All Rock Guides working in Squamish, for Altus Mountain Guides are experts at guiding rock climbing safely. Let us take you out on one of the many multi-pitch rock climbs Squamish has to offer!