REI Community
South Canyon Wall
Select Route:
Better a Hasbeen Than a Wannabe S 
Getting The Bob S 
Golden Showers S,TR 
Hobo Testes S 
Men Without Egos S 
Spermatose S,TR 

Hobo Testes 

YDS: 5.10+ French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 20 British: E3 5b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.10+ French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 20 British: E3 5b [details]
FA: Travis Rypkema
New Route: Yes
Page Views: 54
Submitted By: Travis Rypkema on Aug 14, 2013

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (2)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
4 bolts up the right side. Draws are on "Hob...

Description 

Don't blame me, I didn't name it. Good Stone. Up the blond streak right of "No Deck-A-Dunce"
Fun lower climbing leads to not much for hands in the crux. The crux comes at the 2nd-3rd bolt. Heel hook with your right and slowly work the arête feature up through the bulge. After the last bolt there is a minor run out to the top and the anchor is hidden below the very top. CHECK THE QUICKDRAW ANCHOR. REPAIR IF NEEDED PLEASE.

Protection 

4 bolts to 2 bolt anchor.


Comments on Hobo Testes Add Comment
Show which comments
By Mike Madsen
Administrator
From: Rapid City
May 31, 2015
rating: 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b

Crux comes at the 3rd bolt. I used a right heel hook on the small protruding flake before the bulge. Reachy Holds gets you through the bulge and then climber "thinker" easier terrain to the top. The anchor should probably be rappelled. Its in a funky spot for a TR or lowering IMHO. Good route!

Mountain Project

The Definitive Climbing Resource

MTB Project

Next Generation MTB Trail Maps

Powder Project

Backcountry Ski Maps & Secret Stashes
FREE Stickers · Gyms · RSS · School of Rock · Contact · About