Mountain Project Logo

Routes in (8) Old School Wall

Big Dipper T 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Bulge, The T,TR 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
Flayel Bop T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Jack the Ripper T 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Little Dipper T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Mountaineer's Route T 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Orion S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Outshined T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Pandora's Box S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Pisa T,TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13
Piton Variation S 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Queasy T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Ripper T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Rusty Cage T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Standing Ovation S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Stigmata T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Type: Trad, TR, 60 ft
FA: unknown
Page Views: 122 total, 4/month
Shared By: Micah Klesick on Jan 22, 2015
Admins: Scott Coldiron, Nate Ball, Jon Nelson, Micah Klesick

You & This Route


1 Opinions

Your To-Do List:

Add To-Do

Your Star Rating:


     Clear Rating

Your Difficulty Rating:


-none- Change

Your Ticks:

Add New Tick
    -none-

Description

This difficult boulder problem of a route is actually well worth the try, even though it only features about 20' of harder climbing. There used to be a single bolt 15' off the ground, but someone chopped it. For now, TR off of Stigmata, or free solo it.
Climb up a powerful sequence to get to where an old bolt stem is broken off. Then at the small overhang, cut hard left and pull into a right leaning hand crack and follow up to Stigmata anchors. If you go straight up from the bolt, and over the bulge, the route goes at a strenuous 5.12a. The 5.12a part, and the easier trad section of The Bulge are often dirty early in the season. It's worth a few minutes to brush the hard parts before attempting. However, the 5.11c crux is typically clean year-round.

Location

Just 10' left of Stigmata.

Protection

TR for now, will update when bolt is replaced. Otherwise gear to 3" for Stigmata finish. I may add an anchor at the top so you don't have to do the Stigmata finish

Photos

0 Comments