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Billboard TR 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c PG13
Girlish Figure T,TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13
Leap of Faith TR 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13
Nose, The TR 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b PG13
Rumple Stoneskin TR 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a PG13
Slippery When Wet T,TR 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13
Stepping Stones T,TR 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13
Type: Trad, TR, 70 ft
FA: unknown
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Shared By: Dave Alden on Mar 1, 2011
Admins: Justin Johnsen, Kyle Stapp

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Climbing limited to areas below observation deck. Details

Description

A spectacular overhanging lieback. Start by scrambling up to a ledge about 15 ft up. Follow the finger crack as it gradually becomes overhung, until reaching the top. A challenging variation continues right once reaching the top, and requires a pro placement just before sending the roof (5.10b).

Location

Number 1 in order from the left(north) to right(south) end of the crag, as it appears facing the rock from the base.

Protection

Top rope using trees above for anchors or pro to 2.5 inch.

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Dave Alden
Seattle, WA
 
Dave Alden   Seattle, WA
 
This route actually doesn't fall under the Forest Service restriction for climbing and/or rappelling at rim Rock. The only routes affected are those which lie directly under the man-made railings at the top of the overlook. The routes affected are:
Billboard (5.11a)
Leap of Faith (5.10b)
The Nose (5.10c) Mar 4, 2014
CAN NOT CLIMB THIS ROUTE DUE TO CURRENT RESTRICTIONS....None of the climbs below the observation area can currently be climbed unless you have a permit from A.N.F. There is a substantial fine if you are caught. (I spoke to a forest ranger and he was very adamant about this) Aug 1, 2013