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Routes in Schist Head

Schist Happens S 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Schist for Brains S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Schister T 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
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Type: Sport, 110 ft
FA: Dave Rone, Jim Slichter August, 2010
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Shared By: Dave Rone on Aug 13, 2010
Admins: Andrew Gram, Peter Gram, Greg Parker, Andy Busse, Mike Madsen, Mark Rafferty

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Climb the big flake up to and through the schist (the intent of the route is to not stem to the left). Work right onto the nose of the ridge, then follow the bolts to the top. After the 9th bolt, you will come to a block perched on the top of the ridge. It is quite stable but avoid using it. You can easily get by it without using it. Climb up to the left, and over the notch to the anchors.


Starts up the big flake on the left side.


11 bolts. Rappel anchor on top. Single 60m rope gets you down, barely. Check your ends!


Kirtis Courkamp
Kirtis Courkamp   Golden
Climbed this route again today this route is a blast. Seriously this route has some of the coolest 5.9 climbing in the area. Also the route is south facing so it gets some sun a rarity for cold climbing in the maker / monster area. Mar 23, 2015