Friends over things, outside over inside. Will you go out with us? #OptOutside — Join Us Outside
Sign Up  |   Log In:Login with Facebook
REI Community
Sven Slab
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Always & Forever T 
Black Death T 
Cakewalk S,TR 
Changes in Attitude T,S 
Changes in Lattitude T 
Changes in Longitude T 
Chute, The T,S 
Crawl of the Wild, The T 
Dark Passage T 
Direct Hop S 
Ego Trip S,TR 
Hippity Hop S 
I Sinkso T 
Mouse Tracks T 
Nit Nat  T,S,TR 
One for the Road T 
Over the Hill T 
Peaches and Cream T 
Quaker Oats S 
Sven's Traverse T 
Top Line T 
Unknown T,S 

The Crawl of the Wild 

YDS: 5.4 French: 4a Ewbanks: 12 UIAA: IV ZA: 10 British: VD 3c

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 100'
Original:  YDS: 5.4 French: 4a Ewbanks: 12 UIAA: IV ZA: 10 British: VD 3c [details]
FA: caleb lichtenberger
Page Views: 1,885
Submitted By: clichtenberger on Mar 25, 2008

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (6)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
BETA PHOTO: The base of the upper East portion of Sven Slab.

Access: MORE INFO >>>


This route ascends the arete above "one for the road"(oftr). Begin to the left of oftr scramble to ledge then up to a flake (a piece of protection may ease any anxiety) then follow bolts (5) up to ledge. Belay at tree/boulder. Descent same for oftr (walk off).


Left of "one for the road"


3/4 camalot before the first bolt is nice, five bolts, tree at top.

Comments on The Crawl of the Wild Add Comment
Show which comments
By Roger Goldstein
Dec 12, 2011
rating: 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c

Nice route too bad some ass stole the hangers. No worries just sling the bolts with nut wires and climb on.
By Bill Olszewski
From: Colorado Springs, CO
Sep 29, 2012

Good beginner route. All hardware is currently intact.
By Peterslug
From: Phoenix, AZ
Jun 20, 2016

Large beehive near the base of this route as of May 15, 2016. It is slightly uphill and left, but the scouts may find you before you see the hive itself.

The Definitive
Climbing Resource

Inspiration & Motivation
to Fuel Your Run

Next Generation Mountain
Bike Trail Maps

Backcountry, Sidecountry
& Secret Stashes

Better Data. Better Tools.
Better Hikes!