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|Type:||Sport, 80 ft (24 m)|
|FA:||Todd & Donette Swain 12/2015|
|Page Views:||568 total · 9/month|
|Shared By:||Gunkswest on Mar 27, 2016|
|Admins:||Hank Caylor, Ricardo Orozco|
Go uphill about 50 vertical feet on the side path to a boulder that is painted like a monster/dinosaur. This boulder is on top of the shoulder/ridge that comes off the Pena.
Follow a path down the back side of the shoulder/ridge, staying at the base of the rock. In about 100 yards, you'll come to a face with a series of left-slanting cracks that look a bit like a corrugated metal roof. There is a long, orange ceiling above this face. These are the rightmost, upper routes on this wall.
At the left end of this face, there's a drop off of about 20 vertical feet. You can down climb (a bit tricky with a pack), do a short rappel from the nearby tree, or backtrack about 60 feet and follow a path downhill that loops back around to the lower, leftmost portion of the face.
The routes in this entire sector are described from left to right, so this route is the second from the farthest left on the lower face.
While this approach sounds complicated, once you've done it a time or two, you'll find you can get to this face from the main hiking trail in about five minutes.
Start to the right of the last (leftmost) route below the left side of a large ceiling about 40 feet up. The first handful of moves are climbing up along a vertical seam.