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[TR] Newberry Crater - Paulina Falls - Main Falls 1/1/2013

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Trip: Newberry Crater - Paulina Falls - Main Falls


Date: 1/1/2013


Trip Report:

Here's another look at Paulina & current conditions. This was my first time ice climbing in central Oregon. Woot! My partner & I had a great time doing laps on the left side of the main falls. We climbed this formation in 3 different lines. The ice is plenty thick on the left & gets very thin toward the center. We also discovered a cool cave behind the falls. I wish I would have taken a picture from further back; so you could see the whole thing... I hope you enjoy what I did manage to capture. Cheers!



Climbers left side falls: looking a bit thin on the sides! We didn't climb there.


Climbers right side falls (main falls). There's more to the right out of the picture.


Cave behind main falls.


Gear Notes:

We TR'd using trees above the falls. Bring long webbing/cord if you plan to do this (40-50 ft for each tree you want to use).


Approach Notes:

Park at 10 mile & cruise the snowmobile trail for about 2 miles to the overlook.

Edited by Muga2

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that's a lot of ice to mess around on, looks like the junkyards!


oh, except the flowing water in the middle, stay away! :)

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Yep yep... lookin like the Junkyards indeed. I'll be making the journey Northward next month!

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