Type: Sport
FA: Jay Knower, June 2007
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Shared By: Jay Knower on Jun 21, 2007
Admins: Doug Hemken, James Schroeder, chris tregge

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Description

Generation Gap climbs the blunt arete just left of Swiss Cheese. The route offers a very powerful, bouldery start to progressively easier climbing. Stick clip the first bolt.

Begin "The Gap" by matching the patina edge/feature on the wall above the drop-off. Shorter climbers may have to stack some stones to reach this hold (stacking too many stones might negate the crux, however). Do a pull-up to place a foot on the wall and make powerful moves up to the second bolt. After a couple of pesky hard moves near the third bolt, romp up the less-steep arete to the top. Top out on the ledge and traverse a few feet right to the chains on Swiss Cheese.

Protection

Five bolts. Stick clipping the first bolt is mandatory.

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