Login with Facebook
 ADVANCED
Patagonia Pile - East Face
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Dangerous Curves TR 
Jugline T 
No Shirt Needed T 
Ship of Fools T 
Wet T-Shirt Night T 

Ship of Fools 

YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c

   
Type:  Trad, 90'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Walt Shipley, Dave Bengston, Mike Paul & Steve Gerberding
Page Views: 33
Submitted By: Gargano on Feb 14, 2014

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (1)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]

Description 

Ship of Fools is a mixed crack and face line on the steep, shady northeast face of Patagonia Pile. The route offers intermittent, but solid protection opportunities. The rock is quality and the movement is fun, varied and challenging.

Begin up the thin crack system. Gain a stance at a sloping horizontal below a bulge. Reach to clip the bolt and move into the crux bulge. Steep laybacking on juggy rock leads to a stance. Follow the hand crack to the top.


Location 

Ship of Fools is located approximately 50 feet right of Wet T-Shirt Night. Look for a crack line just left of an overhanging section of light-colored rock. A cool quartz dike marks the base of the route.

Protection 

Gear to 2". One bolt.

Gear anchor. 1.5"-3.5" for anchor.

Walk off climbers left.


Comments on Ship of Fools Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -