Type: Sport, 50 ft
FA: Ed Strang, Fred Berman
Page Views: 1,066 total · 19/month
Shared By: Grindrite on Oct 11, 2014
Admins: Shirtless Mike, Jason Halladay, Anthony Stout, LeeAB Brinckerhoff, Marta Reece, Drew Chojnowski

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Description

Cli[p the first 2 bolts of the unnamed arete and continue up slightly overhanging crimps. Pull through the technical crux to gain the upper prow. Perfect rock sustained climbing and great position combine for another 4 star route in the Grotto.

Location

This route starts the unnamed arete just left of Tweak Fuck.

Protection

This route has a total of 8 bolts and a fixed anchor.

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Grindrite
  5.13a
Grindrite  
  5.13a
Currently there is a project left of Tweak, it's bolted and has a red tag. I was hoping to send it this spring but was set back with an elbow injury. My hope is to get it done this coming fall. if someone feels this is unethical please contact me before you send it. If nothing else I would like to get some photos of the first ascent. May 2, 2014
Jason Halladay
Los Alamos, NM
Jason Halladay   Los Alamos, NM  
Not unethical at all when you put the effort into establishing the line. I hope your elbow continues to feel better so you can get back on the route. May 3, 2014
Grindrite
  5.13a
Grindrite  
  5.13a
No longer a project. Ed Strang onsighted it. Sin after Sin 13a. Oct 13, 2014
Shirtless Mike
Denver, CO
 
Shirtless Mike   Denver, CO  
 
Fun route and a nice mix of technical and powerful climbing. I ended up hanging a 4' draw from the last bolt so I could clip before the crux. I couldn't clip the last bolt directly until I was above it on jugs and much easier climbing. Apr 13, 2015