|Motherlode Rock - West Face
The moderate climbing up the groove barely prepares you for the crux to come. A good rest at the ledge before the roof allows you to scope out the crux - which may involve a considerable dyno for a good hold thence the top. Fun.
Leftmost route on the right formation
5 bolts, chain anchor
..and nails it!
BETA PHOTO: Motherlode Rock - West Face (right side).
The mountain man takes in the view.
Mike Newheart just above the money move.
Chris Owen repeats 15 years on.