Type: Trad, 80 ft
FA: Tom Wezwick, Chris Kessler, and Karl Kiser
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Shared By: George Perkins on Oct 23, 2007
Admins: Shirtless Mike, Jason Halladay, Anthony Stout, LeeAB Brinckerhoff, Marta Reece, Drew Chojnowski

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Description

This crack system between Post Moderate and Grape Ape is one of the older Diablo routes.

Climb up the low-angle easy corner then undercling/lieback left. Continue up a more low-angle shallow corner crack system with just seams (no cracks, no pro) until the next blocky roofs. Turning these blocky overhangs is the fun & well-protected crux of the route. Rap from the 2-bolt anchor, or continue up the upper half of Post Moderate.

Since the lower half of the fully-bolted Post Moderate can be climbed to reach the anchor, most traffic on Highly Caffenated is from people toproping it these days.

Location

Climb 5 on the beta photo.
The original online guide shows this climb.
Crack system between Post Moderate and Grape Ape. Starts just left of the post.

Protection

Nuts & cams to 3", including RPs.
2 bolt anchor.

Photos