Type: Trad, 115 ft
FA: R. Sylvester & M. Klemens, 1970
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Shared By: Sirius on Apr 22, 2007
Admins: M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Access Issue: Yosemite National Park climbing closures and conditions Details

Description


Easy moves up an initial blocky section lead to the long hands to fist/rattly fist crack that makes up the bulk of this route. Two distinct cruxes in this crack. From the stance at the top of the crack, a final, unexpected challenge makes you commit to earn the nicely situated anchors 15 ft higher.

Location

Twenty-five feet climber's right of Henley Quits. You may have to step back a bit to see the fist crack, as the blocky start obscures it when standing directly beneath.

Protection

To 4", with extra fist and rattly fist sized pieces. Bolted anchor at the top. Two single-rope raps down Cid's Embrace (the other line that tops out at this anchor) will get you down, or one double-rope rap from the anchor. If you opt for the single rope rap (recommended, to avoid rope snags), stop at the obvious, slung tree 60 ft above the ground to make your second rap.

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