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Routes in The Grotto

... S 3rd 1- 1 I 1 M 1a
Air Ranger S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Crash Test Dummy S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Dipstick S 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Game Boy S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Garden of Expectations S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Intensity S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Junior S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Little Giant S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Lowrider S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Mirror of Erised S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Miss Pacman S 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Mystic River S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Nimrod S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Puffing Hunchback S 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Rats & Bats S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Slammer S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Stairway to Heaven S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Stinger S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Stubby S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Superfly S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Wonder Woman S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Xanadu S 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
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Type: Sport, 30 ft
FA: Anderson and Hinds 1998
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Shared By: Meredith DB on May 21, 2006
Admins: jt512, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Description

Climb up the right side of the block, to the left of Little Giant, past three bolts. Some fun arete moves.

Location

This route is on a small block with two routes on the right edge of the Grotto, near the Left Flank (see Echo Cliffs photo). Scramble up ledges below and to the right of the block to approach. Little Giant is the rightmost of the two routes.

Protection

3 bolts to open shut anchors shared with Junior.

Photos

trevor becker
  5.10a
trevor becker  
  5.10a
GoPro HERO 2 HD footage Little Giant, The Grotto:

youtube.com/watch?v=J9-PqPX… Jan 16, 2013
Ryan Kelly
work.
  5.8+
Ryan Kelly   work.
  5.8+
Like everything else at Echo, some holds have broken off of here. The arete still allows you get get up fairly easily. Interesting for an 8. Nov 5, 2007