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|Type: ||Trad, 3 pitches, 520', Grade II|
|FA: ||Ben Folsom, Paul Ross, Layne Potter|
|New Route: ||Yes|
|Submitted By: ||USBRIT on Feb 25, 2005|
Pranksters Paul and Layne after climbing Freeze No...
Freeze Not. II 5.9R ... Takes a line starting up the gray slab between Sweat Not and Laught Not . As the climb remained in the shade on this February day the name was appropriate.
P1)The first pitch has some cam protection to double anchors. 190'5.6R
P2)This pitch has three protection bolts. From the belay climb straight up to a groove that joins the chocolate band of rock. Over a bulge then follow the slab to a short delicate traverse left to good ledge and belay. 200' 5.9R.
P3) Straight up the shallow groove to find double anchors on the ridge (anchors of last pitch Sweat Not) 130 5.4..
Descent: Scramble up the ridge to double rap anchors at the top of Laugh Not. Three raps to the ground.Register in cairn near anchors. FA. Ben Folsom, Paul Ross , Layne Potter, Feb 25 2005
Camalots #0.4 #0.5 #1 #2 #3 Two 60 meter ropes
Paul Ross on first pitch of Freeze Not