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Aug 3, 2020
I found myself wishing I had more gear than a couple #1-3 metolius size. I'd probably bring doubles up to a… View Comment
Aug 3, 2020
Great addition to the crag. The upper part is awesome but the lower part is a bit squeezed between the natu… View Comment
Aug 3, 2020
I thought this was just as hard, and just as good as Spectre. Quality route with varied climbing. Crux is m… View Comment
Aug 3, 2020
Wish I'd seen Alex's comments before jumping on this last weekend. I climbed up to the anchor in the alcove… View Comment
Sep 5, 2019
Please avoid the use of cam hooks in soft rock (which I would consider Smith Rock to be) especially on a cl… View Comment
Aug 26, 2019
Book says bring a #3 but I would have felt better with a #4. Keep your cool getting to the third bolt. Awkw… View Comment
Aug 26, 2019
Getting to the first bolt is pretty scary due to flaky rock and awkward body stemming, a bolt below here wo… View Comment
Aug 26, 2019
This route is too long to rappel with a single 70m rope, but it is possible to swing over left to the ancho… View Comment
Aug 26, 2019
If not for the more difficult start and obscure location, the fun, easy, well-bolted upper pitches would be… View Comment
Aug 26, 2019
Crux is pretty desperate slabbing for the grade but eases up quickly. Not as sustained or good as the two r… View Comment
Aug 26, 2019
Grainy slopers with weird bolt placements. Might be better if it got more traffic but hard for me to recomm… View Comment
Aug 26, 2019
This is NOT the furthest right route on this section of the wall as described above; that would be Yankee C… View Comment
Aug 26, 2019
The anchors are not above the climbs, where the Bingham guide shows, but in an annoying location on the top… View Comment
Aug 26, 2019
I believe Godstopper and Rat Crack are reversed. Rat Crack climbs the corner. Worth noting that the anchors… View Comment
Nov 12, 2015
A 70 m works fine to lower off this route. It was very sandy when I did it so it didn't live up to its 4-st… View Comment
Nov 12, 2015
The plaque appears to say "Pee Line". This route doesn't match the description in the Kelley book well. Goo… View Comment
Oct 26, 2015
A day use permit IS required for the White Rim road with a limit of 50 vehicles per day. There are usually… View Comment
Jan 10, 2015
To clarify, there is a bolt with quicklink at the top of this climb, but if you climb over the top and step… View Comment
Jan 10, 2015
You can easily lower off this route with a 70m, so it is shorter than the 140' stated in the Handren guide.… View Comment
Dec 2, 2014
Route had good steel permadraws when I did it, and the bolts looked fine. You have to hang your own draws o… View Comment
Dec 1, 2014
If you do the .11c extension, be aware that there is no anchor, at least not that I could find. There is an… View Comment
Nov 11, 2014
I had to look up the Food Fighters to learn more about all of Dave's great route names in the Swell: en.wik… View Comment
Nov 4, 2014
The guidebook compares this route to Layaway Plan. If that route had loose, dirty, sharp rock, a crappy anc… View Comment
May 20, 2013
This route is more like 115 feet long, a 70m rope is adequate to lower and TR. Bring a lot of .5 and .75 C4… View Comment
Dec 5, 2012
Climbed this recently and pulled out an anchor bolt at the top of p2 with my fingers. It was a 2" wedge anc… View Comment