||Trad, Alpine, 5 pitches, 750', Grade III
|Original: || YDS: 5.10- French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]|
|FA: ||Nate Greenberg, Jim Barnes. July, 2013|
|New Route: ||Yes|
|Season: ||Summer, Fall|
|Page Views: ||566|
|Submitted By: ||JimmyB on Jul 22, 2014|
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This fun line is immediately left of The Dihedral Route. It climbs the corners and cracks up to and through the Triangle Roof.
P1: A short but challenging start up a right facing corner. 65 5.10-
P2: Climb thin seams up to base of big right facing corner. 140 5.10-
P3. Move right across face into left facing corner. Continue up corner to ledge below the Triangle Roof. 130 5.10-
P4: Jam up perfect hand to the Triangle Roof.Exit thru apex of roof and continue up to a stance. 5.9
P5: Follow cracks to top.
This is the middle of three climbs that leave from this ledge/ alcove. It starts 20 left of Dihedral Route in a right facing corner.
The descent is a quick walk off right. Follow the sandy gully down the west side of the peak and back to the base.
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Starting up pitch 4 of Crimson Gem towards the Tri...
Pitch 2 of Crimson Gem as seen from Arch Rival.
BETA PHOTO: Topo of Crimson Gem