REI Community
The Quarry
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Funfetti T 
Song of Ilium T 

Song of Ilium 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 90'
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: 
Page Views: 79
Submitted By: -Jeremy Nelson on Jul 24, 2016

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (3)
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 

upper portion of crack is clean, the lower portion below the 1 st bolt, there is some salad growing out of it down low.

Location 

climb the left side of prominent orange prow!

Protection 

medium nuts, TCU's-#2 cams, 1 #4 cam for top, 2 bolt chain anchor at top (10+ runnners to minimize rope drag)


Comments on Song of Ilium Add Comment
Show which comments
By -Jeremy Nelson
Jul 24, 2016

The crux seemed to be climbing the arete between the mossy cracks below the first bolt. or climb through the vegetation. Otherwise the crack is good and takes gear well. The 2nd crux is to move out left at the second bolt when the crack ends. Can also go right but it's a long reach to clip bolt. Finish with the slanting OW hence #4 or just go for it!!

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