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A Rememberance of Jeff S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Autumn Gold T 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
BT Express T 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Backseat Delilah T 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Diagonal, The T 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Digital Delight T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Flying Frog T 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Flying Squirrel T 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Highly Wired T 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b R
I Yam What I Yam T 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Into the Country (aka Out in the Country) T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Mescaline Daydream T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Primitive Paradox T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Punk Wave T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Rapture of the Steep T 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Truth or Consequences T 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Wings of Wallenda T 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Type: Trad, 150 ft, 2 pitches
FA: Kyle Lefkoff, Tim Snipes - 1976
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Shared By: Joey Wolfe on Feb 26, 2008
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Climbing Permit Needed-Seasonal Raptor Closure Details

Description

Step off a huge boulder onto the face under a small roof. Once established move right and then up through stacked roofs. Pull over the left side of the last of three small stacked roofs via great holds and a high step. Face climb up to a large ledge to finish, 60'.

The next pitch is the second pitch of the Chimney Route (5.7), 90'. Awkward start to climb past a manky piton and into the "chimney." Follow this feature up to another large ledge where you join Mescaline Daydream. From here continue up to the bolted anchor for Flying Frog to rap or finish to the rim of the gorge.

Location

Once at the base of the face/ledge that is the start for Flying Frog, Mescaline Daydream, etc., walk to the climbers left until you locate a large boulder close to the wall. Scramble up to the top, you step off the peak of this boulder onto the face.

Protection

Standard Tallulah rack.

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Joey Wolfe  
 
Kyle,

Thanks for the info! I edit the route information.

JW Oct 27, 2008
First Ascent October 1976 by me and Tim Snipes. I led the first pitch, Snipes led the second, both on sight, pre-camming devices. We thought it was 5.8 at the time, which says a lot about the standards of that day.

I named it "Into the Country" after the John McPhee book that had just been published, but the guidebook got it slightly wrong.

Thanks for including it and these other fine routes in Tallulah. Oct 26, 2008