Aliens Have Landed
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Pretty fun route with a thin and difficult crux right at the start. The start might be difficult to protect on lead so be careful. After the initial thin section; great and varied FUN finger crack to practice finger jams the rest of the way to the juggy roof move at top!
This route is the obvious vertical crack with a small roof about 10 feet up. Take the walk off the same as Hans Soloing!
If leading; take THIN gear up to 2 inches plus larger cams for an anchor on top. Recommend climbing Hans Soloing and setting up a top rope if not confident at the grade?? Also watch for some thin and fragile holds at the start.
Moving through the crux on the thin (and hopefully...
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Jared cruising on the upper thin crack and lovin t...
|Comments on Aliens Have Landed
|By John Wilder|
From: Las Vegas, NV
Oct 9, 2007
rating: 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a PG13
bring micro stoppers for the start- without them, its a solo.
From: Small Lake, UT
Jan 2, 2008
rating: 5.9+ 5c 17 VI E1 5a PG13
The start protects well, there's a #2 down low and you can stick in a small stopper equalized with a purple C3 before you commit to the hard moves. It's a cruiser after that.
|By Doug Foust|
From: Henderson, Nevada
May 28, 2010
rating: 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a
I thought the start protected fine with a small stopper. You have a good stance to place a stopper above the roof before you pull it.