Mountain Project Logo

Routes in 2 - Wood Hood

Hand of God, The T 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
Inside/Out T 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a PG13
Jammin' for Jehova' T 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Smearing for Jesus T,S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Topographic Ocean T 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Two Lips T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Weak Stick, The T 5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c PG13
Yellow Fin T 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Yellow Tail T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Type: Trad, 140 ft, 2 pitches
FA: Milton Mugambe/ Mark Bauer
Page Views: 909 total, 9/month
Shared By: Milton Mugambe on Dec 4, 2009
Admins: Aron Quiter, Lurker, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

You & This Route


6 Opinions

Your To-Do List:

Add To-Do

Your Star Rating:


     Clear Rating

Your Difficulty Rating:


-none- Change

Your Ticks:

Add New Tick
    -none-

Inside/Out

This fine crack climb starts at the chain anchor below the slab climb called Smearing for Jesus. Approach via Weak Stick(5.8),120ft. Climb above the chain anchor and clip the first bolt of Smearing For Jesus, cut right and climb a hand crack that runs along an arete to the right. Pull onto the arete below a bushy chimney(5.10a). Climb the flaring/leaning crack along the blunt arete. Go past a prominent white dike and into the wide chimney system above past a granite mattress(tread lightly). Climb the thin, right-leaning crack on the left sidewall of the chimney (be sure to protect adequately for the follower) Go straight up the steep, widening hand crack above. At the top step left and belay from the anchor of Smearing For Jesus. Be sure to place a directional anchor at the top of the hand crack before going left to the chains.140ft.

Photos

Steve Gomez
  5.10a
Steve Gomez  
  5.10a
This is a nice route, great jams and a bit of route finding, fun, fun! I agree with the 9+/10a rating. Feb 18, 2013
Ryan Curry
  5.10a PG13
Ryan Curry  
  5.10a PG13
The second pitch of this climb is super fun. It's an inobvious feature when viewed from below, but once you pull into the crack it reveals stellar jamming interspersed with fun knob tugging. An excellent addition to the Wood Hood. Thanks Milt and Mark! Apr 25, 2010
Yeah Jan 29, 2010
This two-pitch route has more hand jams than all the routes at the Leap combined... almost. If you like hand jams do yourself a favor and climb this fine climb. Milt Jan 16, 2010