Type: Sport, 80 ft
FA: unknown
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Shared By: saxfiend on Jun 23, 2008
Admins: saxfiend, Brad "Stonyman" Killough

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Description

With two distinct cruxes and good climbing between them, Guardian Angel is a fun challenge. The route gets its name from an incident in which a climber took a ground fall from the top and escaped serious injury. NOTE: the first ascent was likely done on gear and later retrobolted, so feel free to break out your rack and skip the bolts if you're a trad leader.

Starting just left of a left-facing corner, climb the face on easy ground to a small roof. Pull the roof (crux) on good holds and continue up the face. A thin crimpy section near the finish provides a second technical crux.

Location

Starts almost directly across from where the approach trail hits the cliffline, about 15' right of The Up Game.

Protection

Seven bolts, bolted anchors.

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