|Type:||Trad, 1 pitch, 50'|
|Original:||YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]|
|FA:||Todd Gordon, Kevin Sesler & Tom Atherton, February 1989|
|Submitted By:||C Miller on Jan 1, 2005|
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By Tony B
From: Around Boulder, CO
Jan 9, 2006
rating: 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
If you liked the crux hold of this climb traversing right after the last bolt... it is now lying on the ground at the base. Coincidentally, if you are wondering of those old bolts will hold a lead-fall, the answer is yes.
This climb ruined my perfect streak at J-tree (300+ routes and counting at the time of the fall) and I took a short fall onto it. Remarkably, although much of the flake/rock shed, I don't think that the overall rating of the climb has changed. The resulting crux is different, but not harder, as a new hold appeared.
Nov 8, 2010
|Going straight up is pretty hard, as Chris mentions, is likely safe but feels a bit dicey.|