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Bear Claw T 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Full Value T V3- 6A
Geometry V1 5
Good Livin' T 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Last Day Of Summer V2 5+
Microwave, The T 5.13+ 8b 30 X- 31 E7 7a PG13
Mr.Munchy V2- 5+ PG13
Natural Disaster V6 7A
Slop Slope Slap Arete T 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b
Switched On T 5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b
Table Top Roof V2 5+
Triforce of Courage V3- 6A
Triforce of Power V4+ 6B+
Triforce of wisdom V3- 6A
Yeah Buddy T 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
microwave warm up V4 6B PG13
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Type: Trad, 80 ft
FA: Colin Cox
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Shared By: J. Thompson on Apr 26, 2009
Admins: Greg Opland, Luke Bertelsen, JJ Schlick

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Look for the "bear claw" pockets near the start of the route.Climb up and left through the crux to a good rest. Then climb right aiming for the vertical "flues" that make for interesting stemming. rach another good rest then head back left and climb to the top. The physical crux is in the first 15ft... the mental much higher.
You can escape on a ledge to the right 3/4 of the way up the route.

The descent is a down climb off the back side or you could always jump! It would be a hell of a jump though!


Mid way up canyon on the right hand(going upstream) wall.


This is a deep water solo.


Garrett Wardlow
Huntington Beach, CA
Garrett Wardlow   Huntington Beach, CA
This is a great climb. Once you pass the 1/2 way mark falling/slipping is no longer an option because its not very clean. You could always jump off though. A raft or boat that you can stand on is definitely needed to reach the first pocket. Sep 14, 2014
Colin Cox  
As a rule, the lines here are dictated by a clean fall to the water. Bear Claw climbs left from the 2/3 mark onto the exposed white stone with black patina all over it. If you are up high and climbing without the possibility of falling then you are off route. Jun 24, 2015

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