Follow the the Southwest Face pitches until you reach the pitch 7 belay. On pitch 7, traverse right of the Southwest Face route for 25 feet along a 3 feet wide ledge (top of a deep flake system) until you reach a right-facing dihedral full of several small fixed wires where other climbers have retreated. Follow the fixed wires straight up in the shallow, right-facing dihedral for 15 feet, then launch straight up for 150 feet of committed nightmare climbing. Survive it with psychological gear with most of it unable to sustain a rest. End at a belay ledge straight up at the final pitch 8 belay where the climb rejoins the Southwest Face route.
Follow the red line in the attached route photo.
Small wires/brass RPs, medium to small TCUs, and lots of long runners.
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