Air to Spare
Avg: 2.8 from 4 votes
|Type:||Trad, 500 ft, 5 pitches|
|FA:||TDA, Pete Van Slooten, Alex Altman|
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|Shared By:||bus driver on Sep 28, 2015|
|Admins:||Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq|
DescriptionAir to Spare is up a talus slope and is south-facing. Sun hits mid-morning most of the year I'd imagine. We climbed on a day that hit 97 in SLC and the route was pleasant and breezy. Not too hot but not much shade. The walk down got hotter and hotter.
P1-bolts up arête. chain anchor
P2- cams across an airy traverse to bolts and cam. Chain anchor.
Optional roof crack (details anyone?)
P3-cams and bolts
Optional dihedral crack (details anyone?)
P4-bolts and cams. Pro belay finger cams under roof.
P5- Cams and bolt in crunchy corner on left. Chain anchor on slab above roof.
Optional roof crack to face crack. (bail hex found in roof. Details anyone?)
Descent: Rappel west from the top of pitch 5, three 100' rappels.