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Routes in Wiessner Wall

Fritz T,TR 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Hambone Arete V0-1 4+ PG13
Just Another Pretty Face TR 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Stinger T,TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Upper Wiessner Crack T,TR 5.3 3+ 10 III 9 VD 3a
Wasp, The T,TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Wiessner Boulder V0-1 4+ PG13
Wiessner Chimney T,TR 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
Wiessner Face T,TR 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
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Type: Trad, TR, 40 ft
FA: unknown
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Shared By: Stephen D. Schaefgen on Feb 21, 2002 with updates
Admins: Burt Lindquist, Doug Hemken, James Schroeder, Chris treggE

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Up the chimney to the right of the alcove and Stinger. Use the chimney to gain a slab and traverse to the tree. Finish the route using the crack above your position at the tree. This one is easy, but real fun. The guidebook I used to find this climb recommends this as well; Please belay in a position that doesn't damage the tree.


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James Schroeder
Sauk County, WI
James Schroeder   Sauk County, WI  
Mandatory hand jam on a 5.4? It's easier than the mandatory jam(s) on Brinton's Crack but it's at least as hard as the climbing on Foreplay. Jun 15, 2015
kalamazoo, mi
jay.kalamazoo   kalamazoo, mi
walked a # 4 camalot up this crack. A little awkward, but worth climbing if only to get to the upper crack. Oct 27, 2011
Ryan Strong
Golden, CO
Ryan Strong   Golden, CO
the second pitch, the crack that takes you to the top, is really good! Jul 15, 2011
Who needs pro? It's a fun solo. Dec 23, 2010
Straight forward short chimmeny with good pro Apr 27, 2003