Avg: 2.8 from 373 votes
|Type:||Sport, 50 ft (15 m)|
|FA:||Mark Williams, Porter Jarrard, 1990|
|Page Views:||8,847 total · 49/month|
|Shared By:||Chris Chaney on Oct 31, 2006|
|Admins:||Shirtless Mike, saxfiend, DrRockso, Billy Simek|
This isn't about just you getting away with climbing for a day without a permit--this is about the climbing community respecting private land to ensure continued access privileges. Don't be selfish--get a permit.
AWOL is one of the best known routes at the grade in the RRG.
This was my first 5.10 redpoint and I had been terribly intimidated by the finishing moves for a long time. It was very tricky to find my way through all the chalked up crimps while pumped silly.
But then one night I had a dream where I flowed effortlessly through the final sequence and I sent the route the next day.