The Coffee Route
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|Type: ||Trad, Sport, 2 pitches, 300 feet, Grade III|
|Consensus: ||5.10b/c [details]|
|FA: ||Troy Anderson & Coffee Brett 97'|
|Season: ||when the conditions permit|
|Submitted By: ||Orphaned on Jul 31, 2008|
The summit marked with red dot
P1- Start up a short steep wide crack, this turns to the left and goes into a chimney/tunnel. Crawl through this for about 50 feet and set up a belay.
P2- Climb up using natural gear placements, aim for the bolt line which is quite striking near the arete, killer rock, really quality moves. 5.10c 150'
The summit has a secluded feel to it even though HWY 14 is visible.
The first pitch faces south. It's at the top of the hill you just walked up. The start is the only wide crack that leads to a tunnel.
3 single rope rappels will bring you down the south face and back near where you started
Standard rack to 4" QD's, some long slings nice.
60 m rope
The red line is the first ascent line. The green ...
Top of the first pitch.
Scoping the bolted face climbing
Zach on the summit
|Comments on The Coffee Route
Aug 7, 2010
Hats off to Troy and Brett for putting this climb up, so FUN! Latency is a must do for the area.