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Routes in Kamikaze Cave

Cosmopolitan S 5.13d 8b 31 X 32 E8 7a
Crash and Burn S 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b
Gimp, The S 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
Hijacked S 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b PG13
Kamikaze S 5.14a/b 8c 33 X+ 33 E9 7b
No Remorse S 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c
Ruckus S 5.13c 8a+ 30 X- 31 E7 7a
Zero S 5.13b 8a 29 IX+ 30 E7 6c
Type: Sport, 90 ft
FA: Louie Anderson (1996)
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Shared By: Benjamin Chapman on Mar 8, 2010
Admins: jt512, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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This is an ultra steep pocket climb leading to a strenuous undercling sequence just before the lip. Then a devious boulder problem guards passage to the headwall above. The hardest route in the Santa Monica Mountains.


Middle of the Kamikaze Cave.


9 bolts & 2 open shuts.


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Benjamin Chapman
Small Town, USA
Benjamin Chapman   Small Town, USA
Good Morning, Jeff (aka Chisel Less). DITTO......."That you never did, Jeff!"
Thank you for sharing. Do you have any first-hand knowledge of the route to contribute? May 18, 2013
That you never did Ben! And Never will! May 9, 2012