Route Guide - iPhone / Android - Partners - Forum - Photos - Deals - What's New - School of Rock
Login with Facebook
 ADVANCED
Parkline Slab
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Eye of the Beholder 
Back for More 
Bombay Bitch 
Bring in the Fembots 
Caribbean Cruise 
Center Route 
Chase, The 
Clowns to the left 
Color Me Gone (P1) 
Cool Cliff 170 
Costa Rica (p1) 
Crossover 
Dangling Chads 
Farm Alarm 
Fly By 
Flying In The Mountains 
Free For All  
Hawaiian , The 
Hayley Anna 
Homeworld 
Hummock World 
Jokers to the Right 
Machine Gun Jubblies 
Moss Madness 
P-Line Express 
Rough Arond the Edges Direct 
Rough Around the Edges 
Saved By Zero 
Sawyer Crack 
Secret Agent Dward 
Side Tracked 
Simon the Dog (aka Dressed to Drill) 
Soft in the Middle 
Soloist, The 
Stonequest 
Too High 
Tweet This 
Unchaste, The 
Unnamed Skelton route 
Whorny Toad 
Woody Woodpecker 
Wretched in Stone 
Unsorted Routes:

Secret Agent Dward 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ British: MVS 4b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 130'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ British: MVS 4b [details]
FA: Dave Horn, Ed V., Jeff Scheuerell
Page Views: 1,728
Submitted By: Jeff Scheuerell on Feb 20, 2010
Good Page? 1 person likes this page. Your opinion:   

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (7)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Secret Agent Dward
Fifi Buttress To Close! MORE INFO >>>

Description 

The first pitch is easy and well protected. It follows interesting features on great rock up a low angle slab. The second pitch is also, now, well protected. It is a grade harder and follows a line of bolts up to a nice ledge. At the ledge head left past 2 bolts and one peice of gear(I put in a pink Tri Cam but I think a .5 C4 woud work) to the p2 anchor of Costa Rica(you will want a long sling on that last peice). The 3rd pitch takes the obvious line up to another 2 bolt anchor but is overgrown and run out.


Location 

30 or40' right of Costa Rica (p1) (see Reid guide)


Protection 

7 or 8 bolts to a bolted anchor for the first 2 pitches plus a peice of gear. 3rd pitch needs gear.



Comments on Secret Agent Dward Add Comment
Show which comments
By mucci
From: sf ca
Mar 11, 2010
rating: 5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b

Great climbing on perfect rock, a very good and well protected slab climb.

P2 starts with a little run after the 2nd bolt but on easy terrain.

By Alexey
From: San Jose
Apr 21, 2011

P1 is so good.
On P2 I had doubt where to go after bolt N4, since I can not see where route goes. Or if it fininished or unfinished project. I wish this bolt have a written note "Go up and right for 20 feet and you'll see the anchor."

By Osprey
From: ...
Jan 7, 2012

FA: Dave Horn, Ed V., Jeff Scheuerell, 1995?

By Jeff Scheuerell
Apr 11, 2012

If you follow the bolts straight up past the big ledge you will need gear for the crack as well as a gear anchor. Also you will need to climb the next pitch(5.10a), which is mixed as well and run out, to get to a bolted rap station. From there you can do 2 double rope raps to climbers left.