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Routes in Old Baldy

Chrome Dome S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Comb Over S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Curly S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Fritz's Forehead T,S 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Grecian Formula T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Male Pattern Boldness S 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13
Parting Line T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Pigeon Roof T 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Receding Fall Line T,S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Rogaine with Minoxidil T,S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Wiggy T,S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
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Type: Sport, 160 ft, 2 pitches
FA: Unknown Climber
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Shared By: Anonymous Coward on Dec 31, 2004
Admins: Andrew Gram, Peter Gram, Greg Parker, Mike Madsen, Mark Rafferty

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This route is best approached via the bouldering trail. When you reach the bouldering areas and the trail forks left or right walk straight up to the steep section of wall on Baldy.

Chrome DomeP1 5.10c 60ft Bolts

Start is to the right of Receding Fall Line. Gently scramble up the schist clipping a bolt with a long runner to protect standing up to reach the good rock and the second bolt. Pull the overhang up onto the face and the crystals above. The pitch end with fun moves on dinner plates to the Receding Fall Line anchors.

P2 5.11c 100ft Bolts

This pitch shares the first two bolts with Receding Fall Line but instead of breaking left, it heads straight up the headwall. Phenomenal climbing on dinner plates, horizontal seams, and a crystal crux all on steep exposed terrain! So Good!

When rapping off these anchors you may want to tie knots in the ends of your rope.





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