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Stacking hands sound like fun? How about knee jams and arm bars? Then this is the route for you.

Often Toproped.


Vertical crack to right of Reachers of Habit (5.11b)


Loads of big gear, bring a big bro, or four.

If you approach this thinking there will be placements for your standard crack, you will be in X rated territory.


Jeff Dunbar
Charlotte, NC
Jeff Dunbar   Charlotte, NC
This is a great spot to practice real off-width techniques at a modest grade/angle with an easy TR setup. The main crack is clean and nicely featured.

If you have the gear, the main OW section can be lead very safely (to the bolted anchor for Reachers of Habit) with 1-2x BD #4s, 2x BD #5s, and 1x BD #6. Also bring a few pieces circa .75-2" for the leftward traverse to the anchor. Just leap-frog your gear to get past the blocky start without burning your big cams.

Lead this one clean and you'll be ready to try the 5.10 OWs at Bridge Buttress! Sep 18, 2017