REI Community
Black and Tan
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Beauty Pageant S 
Bed Head S 
Block Party S 
Breakin' the Law S 
Crime and Punishment S 
Criminal Mischief S 
Da Riddler S 
Dissonance S 
Drunken Speed Fisherman S 
Dull Boy S 
Glutton for Punishment S 
House of Cards S 
Idiosyncratic Feedback Mechanism S 
Jumanji S 
Learning Curve S 
Magic Carpet Ride S 
Minus Five S 
Pangs of Ignorance S 
Random Penis Rubbings S 
Redolence S 
Resolve S 
Shades of Grey S 
Shades of Grey - Left S 
Smoking Drum S 
Unknown New Route S 

Idiosyncratic Feedback Mechanism 

YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c

Type:  Sport, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: T. Goss, F. Anotgnini
Page Views: 359
Submitted By: Shawn Heath on Mar 3, 2014

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (12)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
BETA PHOTO: The bolts and anchor. Sorry for the crappy drawing...

In critical habitat area for the Desert Tortoise


This route starts to the left of Crime and Punishment, following a couple of bolts through the same initial slab.

The slab start is maybe around 5.9 and very sharp and precise. At the third bolt you'll be mostly standing up straight and by the 4th you'll be slightly hanging from your arms. Clip the 5th bolt and rest at the massive jugs between the 4th and 5th bolt. The crux is well protected by that 5th bolt and the 6th bolt has a great clipping hold. The climbing eases up to the anchor.


Starts on the same slab as and climbs to the left of Crime and Punishment.


6 bolts to hook anchors

Comments on Idiosyncratic Feedback Mechanism Add Comment
Show which comments
By Stan Pitcher
From: SLC, UT
May 22, 2015

If this is the one I did, I say its more like 11-. there is a line to the left of it that shares the start and is supposed 12a.
By Perin Blanchard
From: Orem, UT
Oct 24, 2015
rating: 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c

This is in the latest Goss guide at .11b (so I gave it the correct name and changed the entry's rating from 12-). I did it and .11b seems about right.

Also, the line to the left (House of Cards, .12a) doesn't share the start.

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