Route Guide    Partners    Forum    Photos    What's New    Journal        
Sign Up  |   Log In:Login with Facebook
REI Community
(1) North Face
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Cindyrella T,S 
Dark Tower S 
Frodo's Journey S 
Gandalf's Grip T 
Gandalf’s Peach T 
Peach Cling T 
Pipen's Direct T 
Risky Business T,S 
Skullduggery  T 
Traffic Court T 

Frodo's Journey 

YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 45'
Original:  YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Philip Scoles
New Route: Yes
Page Views: 2,342
Submitted By: Philip Scoles on Oct 26, 2006

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (17)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]


Line of bolts left of Traffic Court. Clip the first bolt on traffic court and go left. Commence through a intense sequence through a small roof. Enter into a 5.8 slab for 3 bolts to an anchor left of traffic court.


Bolts Left of Traffic Court.


6 Bolts to anchor

Comments on Frodo's Journey Add Comment
Show which comments
By Jonathan Stewart
May 20, 2007

good route with a bit of scary rock about half way up.

By T Banch
From: Aspen, CO
Aug 17, 2013
rating: 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a PG13

Definitely would give it a PG 13 rating. 15 ish foot runout after the 5th bolt I think. The climbing at that point is pretty easy, but still a little nerve wracking.
By Jeff Hofheins 1
From: Portland, OR
Jun 20, 2015
rating: 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a PG13

Led this today. This was my first climb since taking a good fall down in Eugene. Scared the crap out of me getting to the top of the 15 foot run-out then having to clip over the buldge. Super fun, but scary. Definitely PG-13. Some of the rock looks iffy- but everything I touched felt solid.
By Micah Klesick
From: Vancouver, WA
Aug 27, 2015

Runouts don't mean PG-13...
By Nate Ball
From: Portland, OR
Oct 8, 2015
rating: 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b

Good climb, and safe if you bring a 1" and 2" piece, otherwise... don't fall. The traverse sequence is cryptic and/or that "+" adds several letter grades... like so many other routes at Broughton. And this route is 65 feet long, not 45, in case anyone cares.