Route Guide    Partners    Forum    Photos    What's New    Journal        
Sign Up  |   Log In:Login with Facebook
REI Community
Romeo's Ladder
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Delivery Room T,TR 
Demon, The T,TR 
Descent T,TR 
Entropy T,TR 
Ergometer T,TR 
Lunging Ledges TR 
Lungng Ledges Direct T,TR 
Original Juliet's Balcony T,TR 
Oyster T,TR 
Romeo's Ladder T,TR 
Romeo's Left T,TR 
Romeo's Nose T,TR 
Romeo's Retreat T,TR 
Romeo's Right T,TR 

Lunging Ledges 

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

   
Type:  TR, 45'
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: 
Season: Spring thru Fall, Warm Winter Days
Page Views: 855
Submitted By: John Ely on Oct 8, 2013

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (13)
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: Lunging Ledges

Description 

Use big holds to attain an awkward stance on some sharp flakes. Work up left, and then shift right, reaching (lunging) for some shelf allowing you to pass the overhang to the right in a small steep corner with a couple strenous mantles.

Location 

The Entropy Area is the overhanging face along the river around the corner downstream from Romeo's Ladder. Lunging Ledges is the most obvious line in the middle of the face about 20 ft right of an old bolt ladder, and below and small overhang some 25 ft above.

Protection 

top rope anchors around nearby tree


Photos of Lunging Ledges Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Lunging Ledges, March 2016
Lunging Ledges, March 2016
Rock Climbing Photo: Taking a more literal interpretation of "Lung...
Taking a more literal interpretation of "Lung...
Rock Climbing Photo: Getting started
Getting started
Rock Climbing Photo: Nick getting into it
Nick getting into it
Rock Climbing Photo: Brendan pulling the move
Brendan pulling the move
Rock Climbing Photo: Barry Forrest working the crux of Lunging Ledges. ...
BETA PHOTO: Barry Forrest working the crux of Lunging Ledges. ...

Comments on Lunging Ledges Add Comment
Show which comments
By Dave Rockwell
Oct 8, 2013

Barry is working the direct version which excludes the large flakes to the left, and is hard 5.10. Very delicate footwork.