Axis of Evil [Edit]
Avg: 2.7 from 18 votes
|Type:||Sport, 40 ft|
|FA:||Jack Marshall and Jeff Constine|
|Page Views:||1,237 total · 13/month|
|Shared By:||Sean Denny on Aug 20, 2010|
|Admins:||jt512, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes|
The best route on the wall, follow long pulls on large through various weaknesses in roughly a straight line to a crux, thought provoking, top-out traverse. Going straight up from the last bolt looks possible, but much harder than 5.11. It is also way way way better to do the traverse and end up on a summit ramp that is not more than three feet wide.
The uppermost and leftmost route on the Upper Buttress. There is a nice belay ledge and a bolt to keep the belayer from flying off said ledge. That being said, the ledge at the base of the route to the right is lower and the belayer is in no danger there. I prefer that belay.
Several bolts to chains.