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Satori 

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

   
Type:  Sport, 7 pitches, 700', Grade II
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Moser, Bohm, Rhine, Cailler, & Soper - 2003
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Submitted By: Robert MacKinnon on Jul 7, 2008

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Summit register found atop 'Satori', EPC.

Description 

P1: 5.9
P2: 5.10b
P3: 5.9
P4: 5.10b
P5: 5.10a
P6: 5.10c
P7: 5.7

This most-excellent 'moderate' seven-pitch route climbs the arete left of 3 Stone Place up to the ridge that leads up to the El Toro summit (see Scariest Ride in the Park).

Located to the left of 3 and Stone Place by ~10-15 meters.

Hike up the mining road for a couple of minutes and turn left on the trail for El Bobo. Follow the red painted arrows/dots up past El Bobo (the dunce-hat-shaped formation) and continue up the third class ridge. When you get to the red arrows pointing in different directions head right for the Zapatista route and straight for Satori (3 and Stone Place).

Protection 

Bolts + anchors.


Photos of Satori Slideshow Add Photo
Looking up the route from the start of Satori.
BETA PHOTO: Looking up the route from the start of Satori.
View of top of Supernova, Estrellita,and Treasure of Sierra Madre from top o Satori
BETA PHOTO: View of top of Supernova, Estrellita,and Treasure ...
Angela at top anchors of Satori.
Angela at top anchors of Satori.
Hidalgo at sunset from the top of Satori.
Hidalgo at sunset from the top of Satori.

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By Blake Summers
From: Park City, Utah
Dec 11, 2009

Killer views from top of this one. Climb the arete on the crux pitch!
By Scott Moser
Apr 13, 2010

On March 21, 2010, returned to this route 7 years after doing the FA. Led all pitches and found it in great shape. The rock is solid, and the climb is still great. Approach trail is in good shape, follow the ridge above the dunce until the trail cuts off to the left. We put up a new route which follows the first two pitches of Satori and then cuts out left for 5 beautiful pitches up to 5.11a (though once the dust gets cleaned out of the holds, it will likely be more like 5.10d). The new one is called "Off The Couch".
By Mark Grundon
Mar 3, 2011

Just a comment on the anchors on the second pitch where the ledge is. The rock is kind of hollow and fractured there. You wouldn't be opposed if someone moved the anchors over on more solid rock?
By Ed Rhine
May 12, 2012

As one of the FA people, I would say go ahead and move the anchors if that second pitch belay is hollow. Thanks