Rice Krispy Teeth
||Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
|Original: || YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]|
|FA: ||Joseph Mayfield and Chris Diersen, October 2011|
|New Route: ||Yes|
|Season: ||fall through spring|
|Page Views: ||455|
|Submitted By: ||Chris D on Oct 16, 2011|
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BETA PHOTO: Rice Krispy Teeth, Count Chossula, in the Breakfas...
about 20 feet to the right of the obvious chimney. This route climbs a nice hand crack through the low, dark, patinaed section which gives way to steep but grainier climbing through the flutings up to a dike that brought about the formation of three molar-like "teeth." Climb through the teeth to even looser rock and on to the top.
Walk off the top to the northwest.
Southwest face of Count Chossula
A regular rack of cams and nuts is fine for this short route. Finding quality gear placements is tricky but possible almost everywhere you need it.
Joe on the first ascent of Rice Krispy Teeth
Quality hand jams down low on Rice Krispy Teeth