Sign Up  |   Log In:Login with Facebook
REI Community
Flash Point Area
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Diving Swan, The T 
Euro-Nation S 
Flash Point S 
Stroke Victim T 
Thought Crime T 

The Diving Swan 

YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 70'
Original:  YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Mike Cote, Mike Artz (1985)
Page Views: 569
Submitted By: Jeremy Steck on Nov 11, 2007

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (5)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]


Climb the thin flake (fingers) heading slightly left and then straight up to an overhang. Pass the overhang on the right and into a corner. Traverse 8 Ft. right to access a Bombay hand/finger crack (crux) and follow to the top. This route is much cleaner than it appears from the ground. The walls on either side of the crack have lots of lichen, but the holds that you need are all very clean. Some of the rock near the overhang is a little broken, but very stable.


Flake near the right facing corner about 50 Ft. to the left of Carcus Tunnel Syndrome.


Mostly small gear ( < 1"). Bring a few nuts and a #2 and #3 Camalot are also helpful. No anchors at top as of 11/07 but there are plenty of trees to build an anchor.

Comments on The Diving Swan Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -

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!