Valiant Flail to No Avail
Avg: 2.3 from 4 votes
Routes in (q) Agony Arch Area
|Agony Arch T 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c|
|Chupacabra S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c|
|Debauchery S 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c|
|Delinquency (aka Agony Arete) S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b|
|Every Dog Has It's Day TR 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a|
|Fear the Smear S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c|
|Get on the Good Foot TR 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a|
|Hump or Dump T 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13|
|Quake and Shake Flakes S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b|
|Stem Job S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b|
|Stemsation S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a|
|Valiant Flail to No Avail S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c|
|Type:||Sport, 50 ft|
|FA:||Mark Smith, 1982|
|Page Views:||764 total, 6/month|
|Shared By:||C Miller on Jan 3, 2007|
|Admins:||C Miller, Euan Cameron, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes|
Open, with restrictions: Park on the street Details
Do not drive into the Quarry. You will be ticketed $150 for trespassing. Climbing access is open, just park on the street.
DescriptionEasy face climbing leads to the second bolt and a small stance where the difficulties begin - the crux is characterized by delicate friction on smooth rock with minimal handholds; once the third bolt is reached it becomes much easier.
A delicate and tricky crux sequence played out on superb rock make this a must do for those who enjoy slab climbing.