Avg: 3 from 1 vote
|Type:||Trad, 1100 ft, 6 pitches, Grade III|
|FA:||Paul Ross ,Layne Potter. June 16th 2003.|
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|Shared By:||USBRIT Ross on May 10, 2010|
|Admins:||Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq|
DescriptionLocated on the Great White wall left of Three Fingers Canyon. Named by a now deceased friend Alan McDonald who wanted to name a first ascent.Takes a line up a clean blank looking slab,between Hot tin Slab and Senile Dementia.Starts below some dark rock at the top of a wave (cairn). Large blotches of dark brown rock is about 300'up to the right.
P1).From the top of the wave immediately traverse out to the right for about 40' to a shallow groove and follow to a bolt at 70'. A couple of thin moves to a good ledge with a large juniper tree.100' 5.8.Move the belay to the left for 70' up an easy ridge to just left of a groove.
P2)From the top of the ridge climb a nice open slab to a bolt belay.200' 5.4R.
P3).Move belay left along the ledge to an open groove.Angle up the groove to the right for about 80',then left through a break then to a ledge and bolt belay.200' 5.7R.
P4). Slightly right to a thin black dike which is followed to a small stance and bolt belay. 200' 5.7R.
P5) Straight up to a big ledge.60' 5.6R.
P6). From here 4th class for about 400' to the summit and register.
Descent ...Rap the route.