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Routes in Truman Tower

Abandoned by Love T 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c X
Buck Stops Here (AKA "The Truman Motto"), The T,S 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
Truman Crack, The T 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Type: Trad, 180 ft
FA: UNK
Page Views: 62 total, 1/month
Shared By: Andy Busse on Nov 17, 2007
Admins: Andrew Gram, Peter Gram, Greg Parker, Andy Busse, Mike Madsen, Mark Rafferty

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Description

The climb can be done in 1 or 2 pitches, as desired (total length 180').

Pitch 1:
Face climb up past a bolt to gain the crack system. Follow this crack up to major ledge for a natural belay. The route joins The Truman Motto here.

Pitch 2:
From the belay ledge follow the vertical crack up and right past the bulge through a series of parallel vertical cracks to gain a weakness below the headwall, follow this weakness and crack system up and left to a set of anchors.

Location

From the base of the Truman Tower, head up the gully 15', climber's left; The route begins with a few easy opening face moves with a bolt (Petzl hanger) to gain the obvious crack.

2 Rope Rappel

Protection

10 Quickdraws, Camalots (2x #.4-#4), Set of Stoppers, Double-length slings, 2x 60m Ropes for rappel

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