Sodizin Tower. Bat out of Hell.
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Routes in The Weasel Formation
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|Belfry Tower. Brits in the Belfry T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C1|
|Devastator Tower T 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a|
|Horus Tower T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c C1|
|Little Weasel Spire T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C1|
|Live Free or Die Tower T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C2|
|Ozymandias T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c C2|
|Rooster, The T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c C2|
|Sodizin Tower. Bat out of Hell. T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a C1|
|Worse the Heat, the Better the Beer, The T 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b C2|
|Type:||Trad, Aid, 200 ft, 3 pitches, Grade II|
|FA:||Paul Ross Andy Ross Layne Potter|
|Page Views:||132 total, 1/month|
|Shared By:||USBRIT Ross on Mar 13, 2003|
|Admins:||Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq|
DescriptionThe blocky Sodizin(Indian name for a church)Tower is located at the far eastern end of the Weasel formation. The route climbs a corner system facing southeast.
P1) Start in a right facing corner with a wide and a slim crack that parallel each other. Follow the cracks to a short bolt ladder, and then up a wall and groove to a big ledge and natural belays. 100' 5.9 C1.
P2) Climb the 15' flake on the left. Step off this to the left then back right past two bolts, then continue to the col just left of the summit. 70' 5.9 A0. (Rap anchors on right)
P3) Short 30' pitch to the summit and a register.
Descent: 170' rap from the col. FA Paul Ross, Andy Ross (Alt leads), and Layne Potter.