Route Guide    Partners    Forum    Photos    What's New    Journal        
Sign Up  |   Log In:Login with Facebook
REI Community
(1) Parched Cat Cliff (aka Cox Rocks)
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Cretin's Retreat T 
Ferret's Dead, The T 
Half-n-Half aka Hack Attack  T,TR 
Lonesome Crowded West T 
Oriface T 
Three Fingered Hack T 

Lonesome Crowded West 

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

   
Type:  Trad
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Mark Deffenbaugh, Chris Garner, summer 2004
New Route: Yes
Page Views: 1,645
Submitted By: mark d on Mar 8, 2006

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (8)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
mark d on lonesome crowded west. photo by meaghan...

Seasonal Raptor Closure 2016 MORE INFO >>>

Description 

Face and crack climb to a bulge(crux), easier crack climbing leads you to an anchor. Very exposed with good views of the Lower Gorge and The Marsupials.

Location 

North face of The Parched Cat Cliff

Protection 

Gear to 2 inches(00 TCU)


Comments on Lonesome Crowded West Add Comment
Show which comments
By Ian McEleney
From: Mammoth Lakes, CA
Dec 20, 2006

Fun route. The biggest gear i used was a .75 Camalot. Mark, thanks for putting in low profile, high quality anchors. Looks like going left after the lower bulge could make for a tougher finish.
By Josh Audrey
From: LAS VEGAS
Mar 20, 2007

so is this one pitch?
By mark d
May 11, 2007

yes, this is a one pitch route.
By Crushin' Prussian
From: carrboro, nc
Jun 24, 2016

Climbs like a sport climb, protects like a trad climb. Fun moves.