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Type: Trad, 80 ft
FA: J. Burbee and J. Frimer 2010
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Shared By: Andy Laakmann on Aug 3, 2010
Admins: Nate Ball, Kate Lynn

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Do not park in the residential neighborhood! Park in the designated lot Details

Description

A great, technical seam up a steep headwall is the highlight of this little gem.

Location

The seam splitting the headwall is obvious. Climb the easy corner below to access it.

Protection

RPs/HP offsets (bring a few of the medium to bigger sizes) to #2 camalot. Gear is excellent despite appearances. Rap anchors on top.

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Mark van Eijk
  5.10b
Mark van Eijk  
  5.10b
Good route to build confidence placing micro gear (tiny nuts / RPs). I agree with Mark R that it feels more like gear-protected sport climbing than crack. Sep 11, 2016
Priti Wright
Seattle, Washington
 
Priti Wright   Seattle, Washington
 
If you climb this mostly as a crack, without using the large ledges and features on the right, it makes this climb much harder! Fun!? Aug 3, 2015
John Wilder
Las Vegas, NV
  5.10a
John Wilder   Las Vegas, NV
  5.10a
protects really well with rp's and good small (finger sized) cams to pair up with them. technical and a little bold feeling, but your waist is never more than 3' above good gear. a gem, to be sure. Jul 21, 2013
Mark Roberts
Vancouver, BC
  5.10-
Mark Roberts   Vancouver, BC
  5.10-
I'm not used to placing that many micronuts in a row. Spooky route for me, but they probably would have held. Also, you can get a few cams in every now and then to supplement the nuts. For the record, the seam is smaller than a grey metolius.

Fun route though. Didn't use the seam that much because it's so thin, found the route was almost like gear-protected face climbing. Apr 2, 2013