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Routes in Headlight Point

Bicycling to Bellingham T 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Carnage Before Bedtime S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Eating Dust S 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Eating Rocks S 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Insomniac S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Light-Headed Again S 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Midnight Scrambler S 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Nocturnal Remission S 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Silent Service S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Swarm S 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Swerve S 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
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Type: Sport, 35 ft
FA: unknown
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Shared By: Speckid on Jun 5, 2015
Admins: Scott Coldiron, Jon Nelson, Micah Klesick

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Great little route that is fun, a touch airy, and well protected, great for a first lead. The crux is probably the very last move stepping onto a small ledge and with no hands standing up to clip the anchor. If it feels off balance, just grab the chains.


Very first route when you reach Headlight; farthest left chains at Headlight Point. Rappel or lower off.


3 quickdraws, plus chains at the top.


Serge Smirnov
Seattle, WA
Serge Smirnov   Seattle, WA
The route has a couple of alternate starts:
- 6-7' left of the regular start, straight towards first bolt ~5.9
- 8-10' left of the regular start, left of first bolt ~5.10b

Further left, at least 5 different low-to-mid-5.10 variations can be top-roped, with varying degrees of pendulum risk, off the Swerve anchor. Some of these are dirty. They all converge near a small tree ~15' off the ground. Sep 22, 2016
Tiffany Samson
Seattle, WA
Tiffany Samson   Seattle, WA
Good warm-up. Good beginner climb for lead or TR. Had a good flow. There was a bat in one of the holes. All newbies finished. Very short. Easier than 5.6 Midnight Scrambler. Oct 16, 2018

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