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Routes in Wall of the Goddess

Amrita T 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Isis T 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Nephthys T,TR 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b R
Warlock T 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b R
Yoni T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Type: Trad, 30 ft
FA: Richard Rossiter
Page Views: 970 total, 6/month
Shared By: Ron Olsen on Jul 21, 2005
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Description

Approach: Hike up around the right side of the Wall of the Dead to the upper tier of Avalon. Traverse left on a trail below the routes Jaguar and Black Tiger. After about 100 yards, you'll see a 35-foot-high wall on the right with two 2-bolt anchors, and several cracks lacing the wall. This is the Wall of the Goddess.

Yoni is the crack on the left, heading up to the left 2-bolt anchor.

Climb the crack and step left to the anchor. I used Aliens and Camalots to #2 for pro.

Rossiter calls this 5.9 on his website, but it seemed easier.

Protection

Finger-to-hand-sized pro. 2-bolt anchor at the top.

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Jay Eggleston
Denver
  5.7
Jay Eggleston   Denver
  5.7
This route is mostly a 5.6. There may be one 5.7 move at the bottom, but that is it. The route is fun though. Too bad it is so short. Jul 5, 2013
J. Fox
Black Hawk, CO
  5.6 PG13
J. Fox   Black Hawk, CO
  5.6 PG13
I'm new to crack and lead climbing and I got up this thing no problem. Either I'm getting better, was having a good day, or this thing is only 5.6 or thereabouts. Great hand crack though! Wish it was longer! I protected it with two larger (#12/13) BD stoppers and a #2 (yellow) Camalot only. Jun 30, 2008
James Beissel
Boulder, CO
5.6
James Beissel   Boulder, CO
5.6
This is a nice crack, but it is nowhere near 5.8! The bolted anchor is also exceptionally lame. Sep 18, 2007
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Aaahhh...leave it to that badass Rossiter to name a climb properly. I like it. Elixer amrita. Here's to daydreaming about the source, and the goal...

om. Jul 26, 2005