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Last Daze Of Pompeii T 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
Apocalyptic Lightning Storm T 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Choking Orangey T 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Chop 'em Down T 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Last Caress, The T 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
Nate's Solo T 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Patina Palace T,S 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
Rapture Of The Honeybees T 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Ring Of Fire T 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Sample Collector T 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c R
Western Web T 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
Type: Trad, 80 ft
FA: Jason Seaver, Nate Arganbright, Bronson MacDonald, 5/19/07
Page Views: 734 total, 7/month
Shared By: jason seaver on Oct 4, 2008
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Season raptor closures Details

Description

This is a superb, thin crack pitch and the testpiece of the crag. With full knowledge of the potential bias of first ascentionists, I suggest this is one of the best single pitches of thin crack-work on Lumpy Ridge.

At the base of the left side of the crag, there are two rectangular recesses. Just right of these features find a shallow, left-facing corner. Follow this corner, and cracks angling left, up to the orange overlap. Move right under the overlap then launch up into the right-angling, thin crack above. At the first horizontal crack, move left to a short crack, take it to another horizontal, move left again and make one more set of moves to the two-bolt lower-off anchor.

After several falls on ground-up efforts, we resorted to a toprope session. Nate and I both succeeded on redpoint attempts on the next visit.

Location

Start down and right of the rectangular recesses at the bottom of the left side of the cliff, at a shallow left-facing dihedral.

Protection

Standard rack, with plenty of small stoppers, and cams up to hand-sized.
Two-bolt lower off anchor.

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