REI Community
Glitter Box Area
Select Route:
Adios Larry S 
All That Glitters T,S 
Ample Virginity T 
Are We Smokin The Same Stuff S 
Batteries Not Included T,S 
Can-Am Highway T,S 
Changes in Attitude S 
Damsel's Arete S 
Damsels in Distress T,S 
Donde Esta Larry? S 
Eyes of the World S 
Gold S 
Hammerhead T,S 
Hidden Splendor S 
Hola Larry! S 
It's not a seizure it's a dance move S 
Jaws T 
Ojos del Diablo S 
Route Out TR 
Splendid Arete S 
Sublime Line S 
Summer Assault T,S 
Tar Baby T 
Three Amigos S 
Trickle and Resin T 
Two Bit Shuffle T,S 
World Vision T 

Batteries Not Included 

YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c

Type:  Trad, Sport, 2 pitches, 110'
Original:  YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Leo Henson, Karen Henson
Season: Gorgeous north facing shade
Page Views: 471
Submitted By: arjunmh on Apr 3, 2011

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (2)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
traversing to the start of Batteries Not Included ...

Must Register! Private Property-The Pond, Atlantis and Mine Area MORE INFO >>>


Original description in Marty's book: "Pitch One: Climb up a 25' chimney crack to a ledge with a tree. Pitch Two: Sport. Beautiful north facing 6 bolt vertical face with two bulges and a vertical crack at the top. 2 shut rap. Somewhat runout but worth the air time. 85'."

Would eliminate the first pitch and either climb the first pitch of "Adios Larry" and traverse around, or do the first pitch of "Sublime Line" and do the relatively unprotected traverse in from the north.

The crux is a one-two move wonder and the rest of the climb feels more like a mid-10. But, the rock is stellar and it's a very fun climb overall.


The "chimney" first pitch is about 15' right of the start of "Adios Larry" from the same ledge. Literally starts from where you come up to from the gully. Chimney is east facing and the actual climb is the north facing face that is right around the arete from Adios Larry.


Take at least a couple cams smaller than 1" for the top as it is quite runout above the crux and I have no idea why you'd want the airtime that Marty is referring to.

Photos of Batteries Not Included Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Thin start leads to steep jugfest above
Thin start leads to steep jugfest above
Rock Climbing Photo: Starting the steep section on Batteries Not Includ...
Starting the steep section on Batteries Not Includ...

Comments on Batteries Not Included Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -

Mountain Project

The Definitive Climbing Resource

MTB Project

Next Generation MTB Trail Maps

Powder Project

Backcountry Ski Maps & Secret Stashes
FREE Stickers · Gyms · RSS · Contact · About