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Go Ask Alice 

YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 100'
Original:  YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Jim Angione, Cyndie Bransford, Dave Evans, and Todd Gordon, November 1990
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Submitted By: Roger Linfield on Sep 7, 2006

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Justin Slagle bustin' a move on Go Ask Alice

Description 

A strenuous entry move (crux) onto a steep face leads to easier climbing, and a 5.10A thin face move higher up. This is on the left side of the west face of Pyramid Tower. Rappel to descend

Protection 

5 bolts, 2 bolt anchor/rap (all 3/8")


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By Justin Slagle
From: Palm Desert, CA
Mar 1, 2010

Great climb, tough sequence at the start, first bolt is a big reach, second crux stepping onto the upper headwall. When you top out on the ledge, a ways past the last bolt, there's an 8 foot fist size crack (BD #3 or 4) that you can climb or you can go around, easy scramble for another 15 feet and you'll get to the top of the tower. That's where the rap bolts are, the picture on here is a little deceptive where it finishes. Definitely worth doing if you're in the area.
By Dave Cox
Mar 6, 2010

A real good climb with pro where you need it.
By toddgordon
From: Joshua Tree, California
Dec 30, 2012

No gear needed....quick draws only....to bolted rap anchor..
By J Smith
Jan 13, 2014
rating: 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b

There were 3 bolts on the lower steep face and 2 bolts on the upper slab leading to a bolted rap anchor. The anchor is on the first ledge you reach, no need to go to the top of the tower.