Hell In A Handbasket
||Trad, 1 pitch, 90'
|Original: || YDS: 5.11c/d French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 25 British: E4 6a [details]|
|FA: ||Nathan Brown extension through roof- Andrew Mcdowell, Nathan Brown, Phil Hoffman|
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|Submitted By: ||nbrown on Apr 18, 2011|
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The roof looms above
This route was recently extended through the large roof block at the top. There has been an additional bolt placed that protects the climbing to the roof.
Climb past 4 bolts and gear to a transition in the chimney just below the large roof crack block. Climb the rail through the large roof to a 2 bolt anchor. The roof is protected by a #3 camelot. It is possible to use a bigger cam but it's not necessary.
Note: bring 2 shoulder length slings to extend the 2 bolt anchor for top-roping.
When exiting the chimney, it'll be on the left side, across from Chimney Man. Start off of large flat ledge.
"Small" selections of cams from red C3 to #3 camelot. It's possible to use a #4-6 out in the roof.
Much steeper and better than it looks. It climbs ...