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Sorrow 

YDS: 5.11 French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E4 5c

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 110'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11 French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E4 5c [details]
FA: Josh Gross, Sam Lightner, Sandy Boling, Zoe and Al
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Sam Lightner, Jr. on Nov 3, 2006

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Sorrow with The Schoolmaster behind.

Description 

This is the obvious splitter half way between The Schoolmaster and Run Like Hell. Starts as wide hands and crushes down to tips. There is a tad bit of loose stuff at the base.

Location 

Start on the obvious ledge above the trail. The route is labeled #2 on the picture of The Schoolmaster.

Protection 

From a couple of each from 3.5 friends down to .4 alien (blue). Take and extra #4 friend for the last moves.


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Nearing the top of Sorrow
Nearing the top of Sorrow
Lori pulling the tight fingers section on Sorrow.
BETA PHOTO: Lori pulling the tight fingers section on Sorrow.
About half way up Sorrow 11-.
BETA PHOTO: About half way up Sorrow 11-.
Photo cred: C. Treiber
Photo cred: C. Treiber
Unknown Climber, 11/26/09
Unknown Climber, 11/26/09
Midway through Sorrow
Midway through Sorrow

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By chris Kalous
Nov 6, 2006

Sam,

It took 5 people to siege this or what? That's about 25' per person! Just kidding. Good on ya!

Chris Kalous
By Sam Lightner, Jr.
From: Lander, WY
Nov 7, 2006

Kalous!
Everyone in the team gets credit... from those climbing to those handing out cold-cuts and wagging their tails at the base.
Now get over here!
Sam
By claramie
From: Boulder, CO
Nov 25, 2009

A little choss at the beginning to another great narrowing crack. A little thin up high to be a warmup for me. Double zero c3 holds it's first of 3 falls for the day!! Who woulda though?
By Aaron Martinuzzi
Mar 24, 2010

this route is GREAT. the varnish on the inside of the tapering splitter makes it a joy to jam, and the face moves to finish up are just stellar. throws every size jam at you along with a bit of spice climbing above some tiny pro.
By Keith Beckley
Oct 22, 2011

Stay fresh through the meat of the route and the top is like V1....Great route!!