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The Andromeda Sprain Wall

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Description 

The dominating feature here is the right angling crack heading out of the small cave, which is Andromeda Sprain.


Getting There 

This is the area just right around the corner from the Walkdown Area.


4 Total Routes


['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',3],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',1],['5.9',0],['5.10',0],['5.11',2],['5.12',1],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for The Andromeda Sprain Wall:
Andromeda Sprain   5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c     Trad, 2 pitches, 100'   
Doctor Hook   5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- E4 6a     Sport, 1 pitch, 30'   
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Featured Route For The Andromeda Sprain Wall
the crux, hence the "dr. hook"

Doctor Hook 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- E4 6a  MO : Andromeda Sprain : The Andromeda Sprain Wall
Climb the low angled choss to the first bolt. Rest, and then fire up the steep face following large positive pockets. Pull over the roof on the rail systems and clip the anchors. Though short, this route is very fun and power packed.Climbing past the anchor and three more bolts makes this a 5.12 outing. It may or may not have anchors, though, because the ones that were there have been chopped....[more]   Browse More Classics in MO

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