Type: Sport, 40 ft
FA: Joel Ager and Clint Cummins 1990
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Shared By: Guy H. on Oct 6, 2007
Admins: Aron Quiter, Lurker, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Description

This is the pitch above Lean and Mean and Slowdancer, which follows 3 bolts up the arete. I recommend skipping the intermediate belay and linking the pitches for a great 90ft pitch. You will most likely want a couple long slings on the first two bolts, if linking the pitches.

Location

The arete above Lean and Mean and Slowdancer...

Protection

3 bolts

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Josh Cameron
California
  5.10a
Josh Cameron   California
  5.10a
After "Fear of Flying," my favorite route at Phantom Spires. Airy and exciting climbing followed by a fun rappel. We reached the ground with one 60m.

I struggled between giving the climb 3 or 4 stars and finally went with 4 since the exposure and the position of the line are both incredible. A blast to climb and a good tick for mere mortals like myself. Feb 17, 2011
Michael Dom
  5.10a
Michael Dom  
  5.10a
Definitely the best part of climbing lean and mean. The prow is short, but memorable. Dec 13, 2015