|Upper Northeast Buttress
My Pink Half of the Drainpipe
The beginning of My Pink Half of the Drainpipe.
This one pitch route has a wide variety of moves on it. An exciting undercling (5.10A) takes you right to a steep lieback (5.10B). Liebacking and jamming (5.10A) on a steep wall with two cracks leads up to a short undercling and lieback (crux), and easier ground above.
Rappel back down.
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Oscar nearing the crux. Whose hands are those in ...
|Comments on My Pink Half of the Drainpipe
From: San Diego, CA
Jun 26, 2010
rating: 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- E2 5b
I don't know why I thought this was going to be super tough. It was great fun. The feet keep the pump factor down. Gear mostly in the .75" range but a few finger sized pieces are advised.