Avg: 3.4 from 49 votes
|Type:||Trad, 110 ft (33 m)|
|FA:||Craig Stannard and Bob Cormany, 1978|
|Page Views:||5,609 total · 37/month|
|Shared By:||Sam Adams on Oct 21, 2008|
|Admins:||Kristy Tippey, saxfiend, Brad "Stonyman" Killough|
Start by climbing the left facing corner to an awkward bulge to the previously mentioned ledge. Take rest and pull the bulge above the ledge with a handcrack. Continue through a couple more 5.8 moves in a very nice and well protected hand crack. Traverse left near the top to find double bolt anchors at a spacious ledge.
Dixie Cragger's Atlas notes an alternate finish up and right, but I saw nothing that looked like it would go at 5.8 or less to the right; however it looked like an easy 4th class to the top continuing to the left past the belay ledge.
This is a great climb with challenging crux that is a little exposed and very worthy of your attention.
The climb is easy to find by following the guidebook. It starts in a shady corner with a large hemlock