Route Guide    Partners    Forum    Photos    What's New    Journal        
Sign Up  |   Log In:Login with Facebook
REI Community
The Chocolate Block (aka Rocky Top)
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
After Eights S 
Amazon Woman S 
Chocolate Mice S 
Chocolate Monkey S 
Chocolate Pocket S 
Dark Chocolate S 
Drop Out S 
Orange Chocolate S,TR 
Peanut Butter & Chocolate S 

After Eights 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Greg Barnes, Karin Wuhrmann, October 2003.
New Route: Yes
Page Views: 500
Submitted By: Greg Barnes on Mar 5, 2008

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (14)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]

Description 

Thin face climbing on good edges, slabby and a bit crumbly up high.

Location 

Approach via Chocolate Mice or the chimney route Drop Out. Thin edging off the left side of the Chocolate Block ledge. A single 1/2" bolt for the anchor on the ledge.

Protection 

7 bolts, mussy hook anchor


Comments on After Eights Add Comment
Show which comments
By BAd
Apr 15, 2015

Yeah, a little loose up high, but the position and climbing are excellent. Both of these routes are wonderful on warm afternoons as they are quite shady.
By DCrane
From: Taylorsville, Utah
Oct 29, 2016

I pulled off one little rock, seems like it's fairly solid by now