REI Community
Skunk Cave
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Body By Jake S 
Fire in the belly S 
Mac Daddy S 
Short, Hard, & Stupid S 
Skunk Cabbage S 
Skunk Weed S 

Skunk Weed 

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

   
Type:  Sport
Original:  YDS: 5.11a/b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: 
Season: All day shade
Page Views: 123
Submitted By: CHopwood on Mar 13, 2015

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.]

Description 

Less than vert start that gradually steepens. Some larger moves between bigger holds leads to a cruxy headwall. Match a super cool slopey pinch with both hands and throw high, on marginal feet, to pull the first bulge. Straightforward, but pumpy, finish on an overhanging face. The guidebook calls it a 11.b/c, but I think it's much softer than that. Only one really difficult move. Shares chains with Body by Jake. Once you unlock the sequence, it flows beautifully!!

Location 

Far left route in the Skunk Cave. See beta pic in area description.

Protection 

Bolts to chains


Comments on Skunk Weed 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