The Hand Rock Climbing
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Update from Carl Schaefer: The upper routes (from the left end to Cardboard Cowboy) are at the top of a slab that's best climbed by hugging the face and using the gritty but positive pocket handholds where the slab meets the wall. The slab feels to me like awkward 5.6 R, especially with a pack on.
A. Quest for Balance, 11, 1p, 60', bolts.
B. The Handy Warm Up, 10-, 1p, 60', bolts.
C. New Saigon, 11- R, 1p, 60', bolts.
D. Cardboard Cowboy, 11, 1p, 45', bolts.
E. Father on Fire, 10+, 1p, 50', bolts & gear.
F. The Perfect Kiss (P1 of Rock Atrocity), 11+, 1p, 60', bolts.
above F. Rock Atrocity, 13+, 1p, 50', bolts.
G. Lackin' Slacks (aka The Full Monty), 11- R, 1p, 65', gear.
H. Power Bulge, 12, 1p, 70', bolts.
I. Back in Slacks, 11, 1p, 50', bolts & missing pin.
J. Back in Yaks, 9 R, 1p, 55', gear.
K. East Face/Hand, 4, 3p, gear.
Classic Climbing Routes at The Hand
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