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Apr 12, 2019
I thought this climb was fantastic, and well worth the hype. If you have small hands (like me) and hate #3s… View Comment
Oct 22, 2018
Really fun route - very safe with great protection available virtually wherever you want it. For a leader w… View Comment
Jul 23, 2018
Climbed on 7/21/2018. We took a significant variation for pitches two and three (and part of 4) that was ph… View Comment
Jul 4, 2018
I also agree that this felt hard for the grade - quite sustained, with thin jams which were never quite sin… View Comment
Jul 4, 2018
I really liked this climb - varied movement, great gear, and a full-value finish. The rock was a little gri… View Comment
Jun 25, 2018
I thought this was every bit as hard as Z-crack was to the right of it, if only a little shorter. Sharp roc… View Comment
Oct 25, 2017
I agree with Greg's assessment above - the route felt 5.9 - or soft 5.9 at best. While generally safe a… View Comment
Aug 23, 2017
Summitted Rainier via the Kautz on August 5th. We encountered late-season conditions, with tons of crevasse… View Comment
Jul 10, 2017
Fun route, I just wish the crux section was longer. No need to bring 5 .5's IMO - I was comfortable wit… View Comment
Jul 10, 2017
As others have mentioned, there's a pretty big reach between bolts 1 and 2. Had to top step, put a draw… View Comment
Jul 5, 2017
I agree with Sam - I thought The Answer was consistently brilliant. I would strongly recommend the last pit… View Comment
Mar 15, 2012
I totally agree with Shiho on this one. The third pitch was worth getting up to, but the second pitch was p… View Comment
Feb 1, 2012
I wish my climbing shoes looked like that. View Comment
Nov 4, 2011
The movement on this route is fun and varied, and it'll only get better as it gets clean. The crux for me w… View Comment
Oct 2, 2011
If I recall correctly, pro is sparse on that entire line. Remarkably runout for such a classic, but absolut… View Comment
Oct 21, 2010
I think I made exactly the same mistake on that pitch, and found myself scrambling up an incredibly dirty d… View Comment