|Summit Block Rock
This is an OK route with a spectacular summit.
Double rope rapel
P1- Located 2 crack systems to the right of Dr. Rubo's, climb up to a small belay ledge with bolt. Crux is just below the ledge. 5.10 but awkward.
P2- Climb up adn left under roof. Fixed black #4.5 in crack around the roof. Bolt at belay.
P3- Climb up to the base of the block. Belay at tree.
P4- This is the last pitch of Dr. Rubo's. Scramble to the north side of the block, and step up. Bolts at top.
Descent- double 60m rapel off bolts to saddle.
Fixed cam on Pitch 2
Rap chains at top.
Park at the end of Soldier's Pass road, and hike to Summit Block Rock, West of Coffee Pot Rock
|By James Fisher|
From: Sedona, AZ
May 1, 2009
The gear is no longer fixed on p2