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Routes in Routes East Of Hershey Kiss

A Nice Pair T 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13
I Touch The Future T 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Rain Dogs T 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b R
Type: Trad, 60 ft
FA: Jodee Janda, Greg Rzonca, Gordon Barnett, and Alan Bartlett, January 1993
Page Views: 336 total, 2/month
Shared By: Roger Linfield on Sep 7, 2006
Admins: C Miller, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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This is a strongly overhanging dihedral with finger and hand jams. It's lots of fun, although the crack isn’t very solid near the start. This route is not in the 1992 Vogel Guide.


About 200 yards northeast of the Hershey Kiss is an obvious overhanging right-facing corner on brown rock.


Standard rack


Oak Park, CA
Sean   Oak Park, CA
cams 0.4 to 3.5" (yellow Alien to blue BD #3). afterward, descended to climber's left, down that frontside, and back across to base of dihedral Jan 25, 2015
C Miller   CA  
The name comes from educator Christa McAuliffe's quote - "I touch the future, I teach" - appropriate as one of the FA party was/is a teacher. Mar 15, 2007