Avg: 3.4 from 9 votes
|Type:||Trad, Aid, 900 ft (273 m), 9 pitches, Grade V|
|FA:||Dave Jones & Gary Gray in 1983, FFA: Topher Donahue & Kennan Harvey, April 1995|
|Page Views:||5,555 total · 32/month|
|Shared By:||bsmoot on Mar 12, 2008|
|Admins:||Andrew Gram, Nathan Fisher, Perin Blanchard, GRK, DCrane|
Check for current Raptor closure conditions at:
P1 - Ascend a short approach pitch to a left facing corner.(5.6)
P2 - Ascend corner 5.10 to a narrow ledge.
P3 - Move belay right and up along a "thank God" type ledge.
P4 - Ascend thin splitters for 160' to a ledge (C2 or 5.12).
P5 - Jam a perfect hand crack (5.9) to a stance below a shallow chimney.
P6 - Climb the chimney for 40'. Traverse left to an improbable flake. Ascend this to a cool ledge (5.9) Amazing pitch.
P7 - Climb the 5.10 offwidth above to a belay below a deep chimney.
P8 - The slick bombay chimney above (5.9) ends at a hanging belay inside the chimney...Wow!
P9 - Climb the heads up squeeze chimney & offwidth to the top (5.9+)
Rap route...50m ropes will work.