|Type:||Trad, 1 pitch, 150'|
|Original:||YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a [details]|
|FA:||Peggy Buckey & Todd Swain 06-1988|
|Submitted By:||Gunkswest on Feb 24, 2013|
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By Nathan W.
From: Sequoia NP, CA
Sep 29, 2014
rating: 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
There are three sport routes in this area. they're all within the 5.10- range. which routes are which is often confusing and debatable. it doesn't really matter that much, they're all fun. the route to the furthest right of these routes (Guitar Man) starts with a spinning rusted 1/4" bolt that "protects" the crux.
No need to belay off of a tree, it's not much of a tree. The two bolt anchor at the top of the steep slab can be used for all three routes and has chains.