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Fiddler on the Roof T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
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Roaring Lion T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Type: Trad, 175 ft, 2 pitches
FA: P. Springs, D. Kloke 1999
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Shared By: Andrew Davidson on Jul 20, 2015
Admins: Scott Coldiron, Jon Nelson, Micah Klesick, Nate Ball

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Lower Main Wall/East Buttress Trails Re-opened Details

Description

Roaring Lion makes its way up Pigeon Stool Wall in two pitches just right of Center. Has nice south facing exposure.

Start climbing in the corner behind the large fir. Follow a couple bolts up and left to go around the arete. Follow bolts up the arete to a nice belay ledge. Two bolts and cable anchor. Pitch two takes you up a short face with two bolts. Then cover easy terrain up a small face with one bolt before the chain anchors.

Pitch 1 has the better climbing with Pitch 2 just a means to the top of the wall.

Location

Just Right of center, behind a large fir tree in the corner. Shares a start with Pigeon Stool and Light out of Darkness.

Protection

8 Bolts
Single Rack to 1"
Anchors and Chains

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Curt Veldhuisen
Bellingham, WA
 
Curt Veldhuisen   Bellingham, WA
 
Tricky start! First 15' is thin feet and flexy handholds to a decent cam. Another 10' to the first bolt. The rest of the climb is great rock and good pro. May 14, 2016

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