|Original:||YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]|
|Submitted By:||Christopher Marks on May 24, 2008|
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By Craig Childre
From: Lubbock, Texas
Jun 13, 2012
|I'm not positive, but I believe this route was identified in the Lohn guidebook as "The Arete" as a 5.7 R. Terry would know more than I. edit: Actually on the other side... I see where this line goes now! My mistake.|
By Eric Klammer
From: Boulder, CO
Jan 15, 2015
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c X
Great route that packs quite a variety of climbing into a relatively short distance. Don't expect much of any pro for the chimney to the ledge and the chicken head finale. Easier climbing off the last small sloping ledge but hollow holds (my partner broke off a large piece following) and pro that's already a ways a way makes it exciting. Falling from the last section would not be ideal and you'd probably mess yourself up pretty good.
Great route though that really packs in the exposure!