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Rubiks Ridge  


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Submitted By: Peter Gram on Jul 29, 2002
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Description 

Rubik's Ridge is the fairly large rock on the east side of the road. The bottom of the rock tends to have overhangs or roofs on most of its west face. Routes include tough bolted routes (5.12 and up) and moderate to difficult gear protected cracks.

Getting There 

Find a faint trail on the east side of the road. Walk uphill for a minute to the base of the rock. The first rock encountered has a large overhanging band of schist at the bottom. Other routes are found by contouring to the right.

Climbing Season



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9 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',3],['Bomb',1]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',1],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',3],['5.11',3],['5.12',0],['5.13',1],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',1],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Rubiks Ridge:
Kevin's Influences   5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 50'   
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Schist Traverse V1 5  SD : Iron Mountain : Rubiks Ridge
An excellent problem for getting a good pump exists at the base of the route Kevin's Influences on Rubik's Ridge. Traverse (best from right to left) on the large schist holds on the overhanging rock. The problem can be quite long, and should be obvious by previous chalk.I am sure this has been done many times before. If anyone knows of a name for it, please let me know....[more]   Browse More Classics in SD

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By Anonymous Coward
Sep 23, 2002
Kevin's Influences (aka: A Piece of Schist) 5.11d - Left most bolted route on Rubik's Ridge.Look for a large overhang with bolts.Get some!F.A. Tope Rope: Kevin Bein & Barbara Devine 1980Bolted and First led by: Brent Kertzman & Mike Miller 1992