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Routes in Skunk Cave

Body By Jake S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Fire in the belly S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Mac Daddy S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Short, Hard, & Stupid S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Skunk Cabbage S 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Skunk Weed S 5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Type: Sport
FA: unknown
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Shared By: C Hopwood on Mar 13, 2015
Admins: WAGbag, Mike Engle

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Description

Climb out the left side of the steep roof. Two cruxes. Hardest move is right after bolt 3. Then pull under the next roof and fire out the left corner for the big ledge (redpoint crux). The mantle onto the ledge is touchy and exposed. It's not difficult but the bolt is a ways below your feet. Walk across the ledge and climb past one more bolt to the chains. Shares chains with Mac Daddy and Fire in the Belly.

Location

Middle of the Skunk Cave. Third route from the Left. See beta pic in area description.

Protection

6 bolts to chains

Photos

Steve Dodd
My Van
 
Steve Dodd   My Van
 
This route doesn't get enough love, but it's one of the best 12s at Dierkes. Aug 7, 2017