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Cast Off S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Cast in Stone S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Cast of Characters S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Little Buddy S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Type: Sport, 80 ft
FA: Brad Johnson / Mike Carville / John Robinson
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Shared By: mike carville on Mar 16, 2014
Admins: Aron Quiter, Kyle Bishop, Lurker, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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No overnight camping on PG&E property Details

Description

fun slab climbing, 2 cruxes come on lower third of route

Location

right side of slab

Protection

bolts

Photos

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:) Dec 26, 2016
Brad J
  5.10b
Brad J  
  5.10b
If I didn't do it that way I wouldn't have an excuse for when I flail miserably on those new climbs. Mike, we need to finish up the new climb on the Fortress. I figure it might go at 5.17a but consensus will probably be somewhere in the 11d/12a range.:)))

I just go with what JR says, cuz he's the only guy I know older than me. If he says this is the best climb on the planet I'm all in. Dec 17, 2016
Keep in mind that Brad red points all of his new routes after brushing/cleaning, bolting all day in the sun, without eating or drinking, and then puts on his worst shoes to send/rate the climb. I was there on this route and that's exactly what happened with the grade:)!!! Dec 16, 2016
Brad J
  5.10b
Brad J  
  5.10b
When the route was new and dirty I thought it was harder. Now that it's cleaned up from use the grade is probably 10b/c. Depends on how tall you are. Isn't that frequently the case....:-) Dec 5, 2016
grabski
N California
  5.10b
grabski   N California
  5.10b
An updated version of the hand-written photo has this route listed correctly here . The old version linked previously (and now removed) did have this listed as 11a unnamed. I vote 10b, though I could see one saying 10c. Either way good stuff. May 23, 2016
Beau Fabry
  5.10a
Beau Fabry  
  5.10a
Bit confused by this guy, is this route 4 on this photo mountainproject.com/v/10919… listed as a 5.11a? Whatever it was I climbed felt a lot harder than 5.10a Jul 20, 2015
Bill Price
  5.10a
Bill Price  
  5.10a
Great route but upper half not so good. 10a max but tricky. Feb 1, 2015
Taylor Currier 1
South Lake Tahoe, California
Taylor Currier 1   South Lake Tahoe, California
I say this route is harder than 5.10a. Maybe 10c. But still the best in the world... Sep 25, 2014
John Robinson says this is the best route in California, maybe the United States, no the world. May 13, 2014