September 2009 – Freemont Canyon Wyoming Upgrade
Micah Rush and Eric Christensen have updated a whopping 20 routes on the rosy-colored granite of Wyoming’s Freemont Canyon in early September with brand new stainless steel gear courtesy of Climbing’s Anchor Replacement Initiative made possible by The North Face and Petzl.
At the West Canyon the team upgraded Catch 22, Fiddler On The Roof, Wine and Roses, Cashew Corner, Thanatos and The Warden. At the Sun Buttress they upgraded Victim of Vice, The Spook and Jesters in the Palace. At the Slab Buttress they did Blitzkrieg, Orion, The Slab Route, Dopes on Punk Bubble Gum, Mr. Hilarious and Hang on Loosely. At Fremont Pinnacle they upgraded Silverheels and Dead Cat in a Top Hat. At the South Rim they fixed up Dillingham Blues and at the Psychedelic Wall they upgraded Psychedelic Psycho.