Route Guide - iPhone / Android - Partners - Forum - Photos - Deals - What's New
Login with Facebook
 ADVANCED
Dihedrals
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Bombay on the Rocks 
Bushfire 
Chossman of the Desert 
Delicate Mechanism 
Gangsta Lean 
Life During Wartime 
Mildew Encrusted Shower Stall 
Not Proud Enough to Name 
O.R.G.asam 
One Armed Bandit 
Pumping the Slots 
Slackjaw 
Super Fine Booty 
Too Proud to Ignore 
Towel Rack 
Wannabe Gangsta 
Unsorted Routes:

Gangsta Lean 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- British: HVS 4c

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 100'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Marty Lewis
Page Views: 897
Submitted By: Tom Helvie on Jul 21, 2006
Good Page? 0 people like this page. Your opinion:   

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (20)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Huong gangsta leanin' on Gangsta Lean!

Description 

This long left leaning corner system is very enjoyable. It starts in an awkward blocky corner crack up to a high first bolt. Pull past this to a stance at the base of the long ramp/corner. Follow this up and left to the anchors. Could be a little sporty if you're at your limit, but supplemental gear can be easily placed.


Protection 

8 bolts, small gear up to 2" if desired, mussy hook anchors



Photos of Gangsta Lean Slideshow Add Photo
It's steeper than the last photo made it look ;)
It's steeper than the last photo made it look @SEM...
Comments on Gangsta Lean Add Comment
Show which comments
By Aerili
From: Salt Lake City, UT
Feb 17, 2010

Awesome route for the grade! The start gives it the appearance of being blocky and uninspiring--but the goodness can't be seen from the ground! As you gain height, each new traverse move appears improbable to be 5.8--but then you realize somehow it is.

Taking a few pieces of gear to supplement would not be out of order.