REI Community
Main Cliff
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Agent Orange T,S 
Agronaut, The S 
Banana Head S 
Bete Noir T,S 
Big Papa T 
Big Rip, The S 
Bon Temps Rouler T 
Captain, The T 
Carrion S 
Confederacy of Dunces T,S 
Dance Connection S 
Davey Jones Locker T 
Dikenstein S 
End of the Tether T 
Eyeless in Gaza S 
Frigid Relations S 
Mithras S 
Pastryworks S 
Pointy Teeth S 
Promised Land, The S 
Razor Crack T 
Romper Room S 
Rough Boys T 
Sewer Rat  T 
Shadowline T 
She's Crafty S 
Stiletto T 
Sundog Delight  S 
Tar and Feather T 
Tits Out for the Lads T 
Vanishing Point S 
Vultures T 
Yellow Matter Custard S 

Pointy Teeth 

YDS: 5.13a French: 7c+ Ewbanks: 29 UIAA: IX+ ZA: 29 British: E6 6c

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Original:  YDS: 5.13a French: 7c+ Ewbanks: 29 UIAA: IX+ ZA: 29 British: E6 6c [details]
FA: Tim Deroehn
New Route: Yes
Page Views: 134
Submitted By: Freddie Wilkinson on Aug 2, 2017

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (1)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [1 person likes this page.]
Timmy D. on the showstopper final dyno of Vanishin...

Description 

This is a new iteration of Summer Teeth, Rob Frost's burly roof extension to Toothless Grin, climbed in the mid 2000s.

Rather then climb Toothless Grin (12a), Pointy Teeth starts via the powerful and technical Vanishing Point (12d) to reach a kneebar rest at the anchors under the roof. Clip a bolt in the roof, then swing into a wild sequence of kneebars and pinches to reach the anchor just over the lip.

This line deserves to see some repeats and may well become a cult classic. Featuring gonzo slab dynos and inverted full body shenanigans, it's a good test of one's all around climbing skills.

Location 

Toothless Grin area, just uphill past the roofs on the right side of the main Eyeless in Gaza area.

Protection 

10 bolts.


Photos of Pointy Teeth Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Warning: this is not the correct beta.
Warning: this is not the correct beta.
Rock Climbing Photo: So good.
So good.

Comments on Pointy Teeth Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -

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