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Aretenephobia T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Full Contact T 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Popcorn Shrimp T 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Rosin Bred T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Steam Finish T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Strattle Castor T 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a PG13
Tier Jerker T,TR 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Type: Trad, 60 ft
FA: unknown
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Shared By: John Saunders on Oct 10, 2010
Admins: Ryan Williams, Aaron Parlier, Steve Lineberry

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Description

Short moderate on the trail down to the strattle castor arete area

Protection

Standard NC Rack

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DaveBaker
Durham, NC
  5.7+
DaveBaker   Durham, NC
  5.7+
Call me crazy, but I thought the crux (slab) move was harder than the opening of Borrowed Time.

Other key information missing from the route description (I only see it as a comment on the wall itself, and could do with being repeated on each route) -- descent is via easy walk-off from the top. It was a bit overgrown but the trail is there. Jun 18, 2016
Andrew Hobbs  
 
Really fun for the grade. If you're super short, I can see the slabby parts being tricky, but all the holds and feet are there, and it's a 5.6, you're not going to fall. Bring an extra .75 cam for your anchor, and about 15 ft of slings/cordellete if you plan on a tree anchor. I cleaned it off, as of 4/9/2016. Apr 10, 2016
Stuart Parker
Missoula, MT
 
Stuart Parker   Missoula, MT
 
If you are a beginner leader, give this one a shot. A well protected, fun climb, with such a view! Sep 23, 2012
It's fairly straight forward at first, but about 2/3 of the way up the face turns in to nothing but tiny crimps. It's really heady for the grade. My only advice? Don't go left in lieu of the crimpy face. All the holds are there, you've just gotta power through. It was my first non-toprope climb and it was a little more than I bargained for, but definitely worth it. Apr 17, 2012