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Routes in Flight Path Area

"peanut brittle" T 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
A Simple Expediency T 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Belief in Proportion to the Evidence T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Car Talk T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Common Bond of Circumstance T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Commuted Sentence T 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Doin' the Good Drive T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Flight Path T 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Ignore the Man Behind the Screen T 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Pattizabzent T 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13
Radio Free Kansas T 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Sex in the Scrub Oak T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
They Call the Wind !&% T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
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Type: Trad, 80 ft
FA: Tom Beck, Steve Haase
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Shared By: Cunning Linguist on Mar 2, 2007
Admins: Larry DeAngelo, Justin Johnsen

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Access Issue: Red Rock RAIN AND WET ROCK: The sandstone is fragile and is very easily damaged when wet. Details

Description

An underrated and overlooked sister climb to nearby Straight Shooter, with everything including tips crack, flaky face, hand jams, a roof, a mantel, and easy-off chain anchors. Easy to toprope two other climbs on this face from same anchors. My partner felt this was 10a on toprope, I felt it was solid 9 and worth 3+ stars, not the *1* listed in the B/McM book.

Location

Flight Path Area encompasses enough ground to house 25 Starbucks if the property was on West Charleston; this particular spot is a rope length to the right of the right boundary of the Stick gully-maybe a ten minute walk from Straight Shooter.

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Standard rack w/extra small cams

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Weston L
NEVADASTAN
  5.9
Weston L   NEVADASTAN
  5.9
What an awesome, unheralded climb. Wow! Variety and sustained difficulty, very fun. Starts out like a miniature Straight Shooter and then goes through several awesome roofs with some of the best easy face climbing I have done at Red Rock above. Nov 18, 2012
Ben Townsend  
 
Quality climb, stout moves. Nov 26, 2014

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