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9 TR 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
2ABC S,TR 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Baby Thali TR 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Broken Foot S,TR 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b
E.T. B.T. S,TR 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Fire, The S,TR 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Frying Pan, The S,TR 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Hiram Crack S,TR 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Julley S,TR 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Leh'd Back S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Little Chimney S,TR 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Push, Pull, Pray S,TR 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Raisin and the Ant T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a R
Shey Direct T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a A2 PG13
Snap, Crackle, Pop Left S,TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Snap, Crackle, Pop Right S,TR 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Taley S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Upside Down Backwards 5 S,TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
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Type: Sport, 300 ft, 3 pitches
FA: Jeremy Higle - Harry Mcsween - Jim Meyer
Page Views: 426 total, 8/month
Shared By: Jim Meyer on Jul 15, 2013
Admins: Gokul

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Description

Bolted in April of 2013 this route is an excellent outing. The first pitch (5.10b) starts from a ledge above the route "Taley (5.9 / 5b ) and continues up a prominent prow. The first pitch is vertical and pumpy (5.10b) but well protected. The second and third pitches (5.7) are lower angle with plenty of breathtaking views of the Himalayas and the exposure off climbers right. The second pitch belay is by far one of the most scenic I have been on. It's pure fun on great rock. This route will clean up nicely over the years and is already seeing significant trafic. Rap back down the way you ascended. Great summit! A set of draws and maybe a few longer one's should suffice.

Location

Just above the route "Taley" You can actually do Taley and add a pitch to this already stellar outing. Start on the left side of the ledge.

Protection

Bolts. This entire route (like many in the Shey) are bolted to cater to climbers traveling from all over who don't typically carry a large trad rack. This route is well protected on solid hardware.

Photos

Jeremy Higle
Marietta, Oklahoma
 
Jeremy Higle   Marietta, Oklahoma
 
Currently the classic multi-pitch. We added chains at each anchor. Oct 28, 2013
Jim Meyer  
 
PS - you can rap straight back down this route. Jul 15, 2013