Type: Sport, 85 ft
FA: Jack Marshall, Sam Owings
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Shared By: susan peplow on Jan 28, 2007
Admins: C Miller, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Two crux sections of this route starting with the boulder start up large hueco with second crux midway as you ascend a bulge section.

Follow bolt line crossing over two other formation/sections of rock to what appears to be a new shut anchor which does not appear in book. Possibly two exits?


Route starts on mid-crag pinnacle under large hueco.


9 bolts to west facing shut anchors which are accessed by ledge.


Yucca Valley, CA
Locker   Yucca Valley, CA
ALWAYS enjoy this one...

done it MANY times...

will do it MANY more most likely... May 24, 2007
Bill Olszewski
Colorado Springs, CO
Bill Olszewski   Colorado Springs, CO
This is a fantastic route and my favorite (so far) on Boyscout Wall. The climb is broken into three sections, all with their own respectable crux. This route demands the lead climber to execute a variety of technique. Fun, fun! Mar 16, 2009
San Diego, CA
ccross   San Diego, CA
The Southern California Sport Climbing book labels this route as Make a Way (763). The route name Three Giant Steps (764) would make much more sense, I am assuming MP is correct. May 5, 2009
Russ Walling
Overlord @ FishProducts
Russ Walling   Overlord @ FishProducts
The MP one is correct. The SoCal book has a fair number of errors in it.

This beta photo is correct also:
imglarge.mountainproject.co… May 5, 2009
Ryan D  
Definitely start at the huecos as the pictures show. I didn't know and started to the right in the crack's smooth wall area and I had a tough time getting up.

Also, short people may have a hard time reaching for the fourth bolt while standing on the first "step." There weren't positive footholds at the base of the second "step," so I had to stand high on my toes to reach in clip in the quickdraw.

Otherwise, tough but great climb. Dec 26, 2013