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
Cleopatra's Needle Area
Select Route:
Angel Wing T 
Angel Wing- Oreo Girls T 
Cleopatra's Needle, East Face T 
Navajo Needle West Face T 
Venus Needle, East Face T 
Venus Needle, West Face T 

Venus Needle, East Face 

YDS: 5.10- French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a A1-2 PG13

Type:  Trad, Aid, 2 pitches, 300', Grade III
Original:  YDS: 5.10- French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a A1-2 PG13 [details]
FA: Cameron M. Burns, Luke Laeser, 1992
New Route: Yes
Page Views: 901
Submitted By: Camster (Rhymes with Hamster) on Apr 16, 2008

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (1)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
Lucas Laeser at the belay on the FA of the east fa...

Closed. MORE INFO >>>


This route climbs a crack system on the East Face of Venus.


The route starts in the center of the east face, then follows a thin crack that slowly widens until it is an offwidth at the top of the tower.


Thin pins to start, then many cams that gradually get bigger. Some oversized cams are very helpful at the top.

Comments on Venus Needle, East Face 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!