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Routes in Secret Crag (aka Ridge 6)

Bob's Arete T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Burning Down the House S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Completion Backword Principle S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Eldorado Gold S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
In Plain View S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
King of Pain S 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Mind Control S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Opus 73 T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Peri-less Journey S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Powder Finger S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Riding With the King S 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
Three-Stage Traverse T 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b PG13
Top Down Design S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
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Type: Trad, 100 ft
FA: Richard Rossiter, solo.
Page Views: 70 total · 1/month
Shared By: Eric Klammer on Apr 23, 2014
Admins: Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Description

This is A.K.A. Trundler's Paradise.

This route ascends the low angle ramp that cuts left to right across the face towards the western end of Ridge 6. Easy climbing but extremely loose rock and equivalently shaky pro make this a fun, adventure climb. It is not uncommon on this route to be standing on large masses of rubble piled on the ledge. I pushed off a couple of microwave-sized blocks on my way across, but there are still many left for future parties to have their way with.

The ramp ends with a short hand crack to a rubble-filled slot. Once making it out of the slot without crushing your toes, head right to find a the two bolt anchor above "Completion Backward Principle". With some creativity, it is possible to rap from here with a 60m rope. (Swing right approximately 50' down to reach an intermediate anchor.)

Location

Start as for "Opus 73", at the base of the dirty and broken, right-facing corner. Head right across the ramp.

Protection

Standard rack.

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