Russian One Step
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P1 -- Obvious traverse from up in the alley towards the arete to ledge to anchors (possibly sketch). Belay from here.
P2 -- pull bulge and finish up the route to the top with easy climbing.
Starts in the alley. Finishes on top of where Lucy ends up. Rap with double ropes to the ground, or rap to ledge on Lucy with single then pull rope and rap again to ground.
Standard rack. Tricams are awesome. If it makes you feel better, you can step and clip one of the bolts from Zombie Stomp.
2nd pitch. Picture taken from top of Moon Rock.
Redirect bolt above Russian One Step belay ledge.
Anchors for Green Eggs & Ham, Lucy in the Sky, Son...
From: Knoxville, TN
Aug 2, 2014
It's worth taking an extra second to find the best placements, as there aren't many to choose from. I think I used a 1.5 tricam, #.3, #1, and #3 BD cam on the first pitch, and then maybe another tricam on the second. The actual climbing is straight-forward, heady and exposed, but easy 7 climbing. One cold-shut at belay ledge under roof. Classic!
- Rappel off anchors into the Alley not down the North Face (Lucy in the Sky) due to the bees swarming (April-November). Double-rope rappel to the ground, or use Zombie Stomps anchors midway.