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Sweet Success 

YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V ZA: 12 British: S 4b

   
Type:  Trad, 2 pitches
Original:  YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V ZA: 12 British: S 4b [details]
FA: Jack Dorsey and Chuck Woodman
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Submitted By: Ron Birk on Jul 9, 2016

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BETA PHOTO: First pitch of Sweet Success

Description 

For a route "topo" see the photo posted to the main Outlook-Area page.
Topo may not follow exact route.

[via Woodman's comments]
P1. Climb past flakes and small corners and overlaps most any way up to the anchor. The crux move is climbing a short white slab past a bolt. Dirty in spots. 5.6 160'
P2. Better climbing leads past more small features up to a break in some small overlaps, then past a block, and back to the tree island. 5.5 160'

The name is a play on the name of the mountain the Outlook is located on the side of Mt. Success.

Location 

Climber's right of the cliff. From the tree island at the top, do a rappel down to a 2 bolt anchor, then rappel further down to just left of the bottom by a small pine tree. The route follows the line of the rappels.

Protection 

A standard rack up to 3" will work.


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Rock Climbing Photo: Second pitch of Sweet Success
BETA PHOTO: Second pitch of Sweet Success

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By Robert Hall
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Aug 6, 2016

I haven't done this one, but it looks a bit like the other routes in that some nice climbing starts about 100-125 ft down the cliff, and the bottom 100 ft is pretty dirty.