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Routes in The Whistle Pig

Dr. Julius Strangepork, Pigs in Space T,TR 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Gus S,TR 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Maken Bacon S,TR 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Marmot Queen TR 5.3 3+ 10 III 9 VD 3a
Phil S,TR 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Type: Sport, TR, 55 ft
FA: Mike Sheridan
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Shared By: Furthermore on May 28, 2013
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Falcon Closures Details

Description

This is the right bolted line on the west face of the Whistle Pig.

A TR can be setup by climbing the northeast face.

Protection

4 bolts lead to a 2 bolt anchor.

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Paul Deger
Colorado
  5.5
Paul Deger   Colorado
  5.5
Compared to Gus, one slightly more difficult move in the middle, but you can clip 3rd bolt before make the move. Apr 23, 2017
Noah Yetter
Lakewood, CO
  5.7
Noah Yetter   Lakewood, CO
  5.7
Reasonably fun. Seemed harder than 5.6 to me.

Runout from the 4th bolt to the anchors seems excessive for a route of this nature. A 5th bolt would be appreciated by many. There's a horizontal break that'll take a yellow Alien (or similar) if you need a little extra piece of mind on the way to the anchors. Mar 19, 2017
David Oyler
  5.7
David Oyler  
  5.7
More fun than Gus but also slightly more difficult. It, along with Gus, makes for a good beginner lead.

The first bolt seemed high for a lower rated climb, but after you clip the first one, if you spread out and look/feel around, you'll find your way. Sep 14, 2015