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Routes in The Alcove

Craters S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Double or Nothing S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Eightball S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
El Toro S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Freakasaurus S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Funny Bone S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13
Lil' Squirt T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Peanut Brittle S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Pick Pocket S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Pocket Pool S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Stegosaurus S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Tickled Pink S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
What's the Scoop S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Wholly Cow S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Type: Sport, 85 ft
FA: Grant Hiskes, 4/1985
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Shared By: Euan Cameron on Jan 27, 2007
Admins: Aron Quiter, Euan Cameron, AWinters, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Description

The climbs starts easy enough with enjoyable climbing, but you better save energy for the steep finishing moves up to the anchors.

Location

Ascends the deep left corner of The Alcove

Protection

6 bolts, anchors

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Alistair Veitch
Mountain View, CA
  5.9
Alistair Veitch   Mountain View, CA
  5.9
Crux move is probably that that gets you into position to clip the last bolt, at which point the previous bolt is well beneath you. You'll want to be solid at the grade. Jul 28, 2017