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Great Expectations Area (FTGU Left Side)

Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Big Love T,S 
Crystal Ether T 
Derezzed T 
Exacerbation S,TR 
Great Expectations T 
Marc's Mixup T,S 
Men Giving Birth T 
Midget Love S 
Murder in the Dark S 
Raoul Silva S 
Rapidfire T 
Skyfall S 
Tattle Tales S 
Twilight Sparkle T 
Vertebrae S 
Where in The World Is Carmen Pellegrino? S 
Wisecrack T 

Great Expectations Area (FTGU Left Side) Rock Climbing 

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The left side ofFrom The Ground up, left of the fixed rope and running from Great Expectations across the base left to the Rapidfire area.

Getting There 

Go left when you get to the crag.

Climbing Season

Weather station 2.5 miles from here

17 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',5],['3 Stars',7],['2 Stars',5],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Great Expectations Area (FTGU Left Side)

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Great Expectations Area (FTGU Left Side):
Where in The World Is Carmen Pellegrino?   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a     Sport, 1 pitch, 95'   
Great Expectations   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 35'   
Crystal Ether   5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 100'   
Exacerbation   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Sport, TR, 1 pitch, 35'   
Murder in the Dark   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Sport, 1 pitch, 65'   
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Crystal Ether 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a  North America : Canada : ... : Great Expectations Area (FT...
Follow long left hand dihedral to the left of the large tree around the corner (to climbers left) from Great Expectations. Easy for the first 1/3 then steepens above for a while. Layback and jam the perfect hand size crack. Crux comes where the route becomes less steep and crack thins, a few akward moves bring you to the base of a large block. Climb past the block to tree and rap hangers. ...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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