Type: Trad, 300 ft (91 m), 3 pitches
FA: Jay Smith, Bruce Foster, Jim Wood, and Clark Jacobs, May 1973
Page Views: 502 total · 3/month
Shared By: Roger Linfield on Jan 23, 2006
Admins: C Miller, Mike Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Description

This route lies to the left of Surprise, although the two climbs share a belay ledge at the top of pitch 1. For pitch 1, start 20' left of Surprise and solo up the face. After a 5.7 move near the ground, the difficulty eases up. Pitch 2 (5.10A) is sustained, protected by bolts, with some exciting runouts. Pitch 3 (5.8) eases up after about 20' and leads to the top. This climb goes into the shade in mid-afternoon.

Protection

bolts plus a light rack for the belay at the top of pitch 2, and for the upper part of pitch 3

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