Login with Facebook
 ADVANCED
Brit Corridor
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Brits In Drag T 
Butt Nugget 2000 S 
Like it or Lump it T 
Lively Up Yourself Homer T 
Lucas Palucas T 
Sabina T 
Twittish Empire T 
Unsorted Routes:

Lively Up Yourself Homer 

YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: D. Evans and others
Page Views: 324
Submitted By: David Evans on Jan 1, 2002

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (5)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
A.J. engaging the crux.

Description 

This is a fun well protected route. Vertical face climbing up a beautiful quartz dike leads past 4 bolts. A reach around to the right and a short crack to the top. It is just outside the east end of the Cling or Fling Corridor or the upper end of the Brits in Drag Corridor.

Protection 

In addition to the 4 bolts you need one mid sized cam (2") for pro at the top and runners for the anchor.


Photos of Lively Up Yourself Homer Slideshow Add Photo
Dang, those shorts are short!
Dang, those shorts are short!
He never wears shorts!
He never wears shorts!

Comments on Lively Up Yourself Homer Add Comment
Show which comments
By Randy
Jan 28, 2003

A fun route; remember it needing a bit more traffic to clean it up. I'd say 2 out of 5 stars. Make sure to do Say No To Jugs (10d/11a) which lies to the right (opposite side of the corridor) from Lively Yourself... In fact it is just visible to the right and behind AJ, in the photo of the route.
By Adam Stackhouse
Administrator
Feb 27, 2007

Best to approach this route via the narrow Cling or Fling corridor, or a short scramble right of Brit Corridor proper.
By Will S
From: Joshua Tree
Mar 27, 2007

This thing still needs a lot of traffic to clean up (particularly for the feet), and even then it's not going to be anything special. One of those face routes that's more painful than hard due to the extremely grainy holds. Follows a cool looking dike feature, but not a route I'd recommend unless you're already there and trying to fill out the day. Say No To Jugs is much better IMO.
By sonja
Oct 20, 2008

Led this again this past weekend. The route felt trickier this time around... maybe some holds have come off since '07? The topout led to a confrontation with a beautiful owl that startled me as much as I startled her in her cozy little corner. Fun moves.