Happy Hour. 5.8
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|Type: ||Trad, 2 pitches, 185 feet|
|Consensus: ||5.8 [details]|
|FA: ||Paul Ross, Marea Goodman-Ross. 1st Nov.2010|
|New Route: ||Yes|
|Submitted By: ||USBRIT on Nov 2, 2010|
The first bolt
The Climb is on the formation right of the entrance to Three Fingers Canyon.Starts at the top of the third wave right of the Climb "Almost There". Don't grumble about the rock its good practise.
P1). A ramp leads out left ,follow this and up to the first bolt at about 20' .From here follow 2 more bolts that protect the tricky bits to double anchors.140' 5.8.
P2)Move left from the belay and climb the short crack to the top of the ridge.Bolt and cam belay.45'5.7.From here one can 4th class for several hundred feet up the ridge and slabs to the summit of the formation.The last few feet to the actual top is gained by a 5.7 crack.
One can rap this route or find other rap stations from the climbs to the left .
From Three Fingers Canyon entrance about 10 to 15 mins walk . See Topo Photo.
Cams Two or three from .5" to 3.5" slings Two 60m ropes for rap.
To second bolt
Marea on the crux section
Fine views from the belay
On the top pitch,note the truck up to the right.
Its waiting time !!
Its Happy Hour time
Magic mushrooms on the approach road.
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