Sign Up  |   Log In:Login with Facebook
REI Community
Rock Climbing Photo: Topo showing A Little Nukey (5.9PG13). I would giv...
Id# 106475799, 1159 x 1500px View full size
Comments on Photo Add Comment
By Matthew Geyer
Jul 2, 2009
Re: "Some creative trickster has now moved the bolts"

Don't cha just HATE that?
Photo 5 of 18
Avg Score   5.0 from 1 votes
Your Score   

Topo showing A Little Nukey (5.9PG13). I would give this route 5 (out of 5) stars. There are a total of 6 pitches. I would recommend this route for a competent 5.9 leader. A few spots seem just a bit runout but nothing too severe. Note - the Moser topo in the Sequoia Kings Canyon Guide shows pitch 2 going right of the roof. Some creative trickster has now moved the bolts so it goes straight over the roof (5.9). Actually an improvement in the quality of the climb. Be sure to bring lots of long slings (and biners) for the upper pitches. You'll want Tri-cams for the "holes pitch". Plan on about 5 to 6 hours from car to car. I would say the climb is definitely 5.9, not 5.9-.

Submitted By: John Knight on Jun 30, 2009
On this route:
A Little Nukey (5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c )
 Printer View

The Definitive
Climbing Resource

Inspiration & Motivation
to Fuel Your Run

Next Generation Mountain
Bike Trail Maps

Backcountry, Sidecountry
& Secret Stashes

Better Data. Better Tools.
Better Hikes!