Type: Trad
FA: Bill Serniuk, free solo.
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Shared By: Blitzo on Sep 6, 2006
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Access Issue: Dirt road winter closures Details

Description

Starts from a triangular rock, against the base.
Left of "Regular Route".
Climb straight up the face, through a tunnel.
A fun, easy solo.
The description in the Supertopo Tahoe Guide is incorrect.

Protection

none.

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Steve R.
Oakland, CA
Steve R.   Oakland, CA
Don't remember anything on this route qualifying it for an "X" rating. Solid liebacking traverse with decent pro then up through tunnel. Nov 2, 2009
Blitzo
  5.8
Blitzo  
  5.8
What liebacking. You're on another route dude. This goes straight up an unprotected face.
I think 70' or whatever it is, with no pro would be considered X. Aug 24, 2010
mattymck
Rocklin, Ca
  5.9 X
mattymck   Rocklin, Ca
  5.9 X
The lieback is Rain Song I believe, about 5.7/5.8 and it goes straight up the juggy konobs about 20-25' up the lieback, with some decent knob tie-offs. Anal Sex goes straight up the face through the tight tunnel/batwings/flakeish thing past some crimps and a knob mantel, def an X route. Felt more like 5.9 on lead to me, but then I am far from a soloist. Jun 22, 2012
Kelley Gilleran
Sacramento, Ca
  5.8 X
Kelley Gilleran   Sacramento, Ca
  5.8 X
This route is hard to get the first time, feels uncomfortable and can hurt if you don't get the sequence right. Adjacent to the clam. Apr 18, 2016