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Routes in Lamb Canyon Wall

Dark Turn of Mind S 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Herd Mentality S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Moment of Zen T,S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Sheep Thrills S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Sheep on the Wings S 5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a
Workingman's Arete T,S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Type: Trad, Sport, 250 ft, 3 pitches
FA: Austin Archer & Rick Ziegler
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Shared By: rickziegler Ziegler on Sep 27, 2011
Admins: Aron Quiter, Euan Cameron, AWinters, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Pitch 1 (5.7): The approach pitch to Moment of Zen and Workingman's Arete. Start in a broken corner to a bolt that protects a mini slab. Continue up the corner, to steep section leading to a 2 bolt anchor. Gear: small to #3. 25m
Pitch 2 (11a): Traverse up and right over broken ledge to base of crack. Varied jamming for ~20 feet lead to a right leaning diagonal weakness. Traverse up and right, passing a roof. Climb left leaning crack and face to a tips crux. 2 bolt anchor. Gear: small to #3 (small nuts for crux). 30m
Pitch 3 (11a): Traverse right from anchor. Clip bolt and climb a series of moves off a slanting rail, to a shallow rib. Clip chain draw and climb bulge (crux). Make moves up and left to corner of roof. Continue on easier terrain to 2 bolt anchor. 8 bolts. 30m. Descent: 3 – 30m raps.


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Pitch 1, small to #3 cam, 1 bolt
Pitch 2, small to #3 cam.
Pitch 3, bolts.
Awesome! Pretty desperate at the top of the crack, and p3 has it's tricky moments too.

The moves just past the chain draw are very height dependent. At 6'2" I was easily able to reach an important edge that my 5'6" partner could not.

For gear, single rack to 2" should be good, maybe extra small nuts. Jun 10, 2014
Weston L
Summerlin, NV
Weston L   Summerlin, NV
Pitch 2 is absolutely fantastic. Sustained, technical, and engaging from start to finish. About the gear through the crux...bring the absolute smallest stuff you can find. The gear is very small but solid. Jun 9, 2014

Pine Creek Top 10 May 31, 2014
Laine Christman
Reno, NV
Laine Christman   Reno, NV
Dudes, this thing looks so good! Putting it on the short list for next time. Mar 25, 2014
pitch 2..Splitter!! Mar 17, 2014