Great Googly Moogly
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If you actually like freeclimbing in the Fishers, this is a really great one pitch tower. Start up a fisty, awkward thrutch up to a scary, right-angling dirt ramp. Work up to the overhanging OW to a ledge/rest. The offwidth is steep but offers good friction on the Carhartts and some good cobbles on the inside to help out with the thrutchery. After the rest, a few more squeezy moves get you to the anchors. A short, easy scramble gets you to the summit.
Medium and large stoppers, set of TCUs/Aliens, hand and fist sized cams, #5 Friend or similar.
The wide bit on GGM.
up in it
a motley bunch up topside
|Comments on Great Googly Moogly
|By J. Thompson|
From: denver, co
Oct 12, 2009
rating: 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b
I gave this 3 stars...but thats a fisher free climbing rating...a very fun free route in the fishers.
Oct 7, 2013
rating: 5.9+ 5c 17 VI E1 5a
This thing is really good. It's no 5.10 though, and can be done with little or no O/W technique. Solid rock for the business up top, the bottom is a fisher though.
|By paul bucher|
From: moab, utah
Oct 23, 2013
we brought a double set of camalots to #6. sewed it up pretty good. it's in the shade. burrr. a single 70 gets ya down. (just barely). good anchors. we added new webbing . we did puttermans pile first. from there it's a short walk over to GGM. cool towers.