Type: Sport, 50 ft
FA: Chris Miller & Pete Paredes, August 2003
Page Views: 242 total · 2/month
Shared By: C Miller on Dec 22, 2006
Admins: C Miller, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Tenuous and thin slab moves past the first bolt start things off, but the difficulty quickly eases at the second bolt. Higher move past a small ledge and head up and right to finish up steep slab with interesting movement.

* Sometime around 2014(?) a number of chipped holds appeared low on this route - avoiding them is highly recommended and does not affect the rating.


Center of the west face, between Benevolent Bruin on the left and La Paws on the right.


4 bolts, ring anchors


Bill Olszewski
Colorado Springs, CO
Bill Olszewski   Colorado Springs, CO
Awesome climb and really freakin' hard at the start. Fun crimpy/slab climbing all the way! Sep 2, 2009
C Miller
C Miller   CA  
Three chipped holds have appeared at the start of this route sometime in the last year or two. Despite the chipper's handiwork the holds are easily avoided and, of course, not needed or wanted.

Jun 7, 2015
Brandt Allen
Joshua Tree, Cal
Brandt Allen   Joshua Tree, Cal
I remember seeing these last summer and thinking the same thing. Makes no sense at all. Jun 7, 2015
Alex Fletcher
Anaheim, CA
Alex Fletcher   Anaheim, CA
Very disappointing seeing these chips. So sad that someone thought permanently destroying something was the best way to do anything. Otherwise it actually is a pretty fun route. Sep 13, 2016
C Miller
C Miller   CA  
A portion of the crucial left crimp broke off and is now slightly smaller; the grade remains unaffected. Apr 27, 2018