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Topo for The Einstein and Asylum North Face, Leslie Gulch, Idaho
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C Miller
Mar 12, 2015
Topo for The Einstein and Asylum North Face, Leslie Gulch, Idaho  
bheller   SL UT
The Einstein's pockets are unfortunately filled in with mud by nesting wasps nearly every season. If its been a while since the routes have been climbed, be prepared with a small flathead screwdriver to gently remove the soft fine mud, a long flexible blow tube to clean out the majority of the dust, and a tooth brush to finish the fine-tuned cleaning once all the mud is removed. The Asylum, presumably due to its northern aspect doesn't seem to attract the wasps.

The Einstein

A few corrections I know of

I/J Sicillian is likely 14a/b
K Power Gel Man is likely 14b
M Girls Don't "Fart"
N Silent But Deadly 13a/b

The Asylum
Not Listed: The first route encountered is Wicked Chicken 12a- slab to obvious black streak- 60 meters long-two ropes needed for rappel descent

A/B Tasmanian Devil and Looney Tunes are pitches 1 and 2 of the same line
C/D Swallow Your Tongue and Shock Treatment are pitches 1 and 2 of the same line
E Martini begins at a belay location above A/B and C/D left of G/H/I
F Dago- an unclimbed route up the obvious overhanging dark streak- obvious why this was the first route rapped into at Leslie Gulch

G/H/I: Twisted/Psycopath/Maddness- 3 pitches of 12a/13a/14a right of obvious overhanging dark streak. Link them into one mega 30+ bolt pitch and you have a endurance monster, and one of America's first 14c's. F/A- Mike Stoeger. Jul 13, 2016
Jon Rhoderick
Redmond, OR
Jon Rhoderick   Redmond, OR
Outside of Stöger, who was getting all these FA's? Jul 13, 2016
bheller   SL UT
Tony Yaniro, Tedd Thompson, Jim Karn...T.M. Herbert? Oct 13, 2017

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