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Afterglow S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Bermuda Shorts S 5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
Bikini Wax S 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Crescendo S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Germ Free S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Greyhounds & Brownies S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Hanky Head S 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Hope on a Rope S 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Laid back & Out of Sight S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Maritime S 5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
More than This? S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Nate's Route S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Remembrance Day S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Serpentine S 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Silent World S 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c
Sundance S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Tai chi S 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Topaz S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Voltaire S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
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Description

A wall of varied character, with many pockets, and with slightly less-than vertical rock on the left (uphill), and steeply overhanging rock near the right (downhill) side. The downhill side is buttressed by a striking arete with a lovely-looking .12c that runs along the arete.

A number of lines have been added to this wall since the Ruckman guide was published. In particular, note that the left-most lines are not the 5.10 and 5.10d listed in the guidebook. To orient yourself, look downhill from the left-most lines and find a blue streak with a large oblong pocket just above and to the right of a second bolt. This line is the 5.10 named Serpentine in the guidebook.

Sundance (5.10c) and Afterglow (5.10d), both listed in the guidebook are lines that climb through a section of obvious pockets near the ground and for the first couple of bolts.

Getting There

Approach per the main page; following the more-used-appearing trail to the right below the short band of cliffs that guard the main, south-facing wall will deposit you at the wall.

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