REI Community
Entertainer Wall
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Casual Corner T,TR 
Entertainer, The T,TR 
Funshine TR 
Narrowing Experience T,TR 
Sunshine T,TR 

The Entertainer 

YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b R

Type:  Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b R [details]
Page Views: 1,517
Submitted By: Kurtz on Aug 28, 2012

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: Entertainer


Start on the face a few feet to the right of the small left-facing corner in the middle of the wall. Climb up to first ledge and then head left and up past an old bolt hole. Continue more-or-less straight up to the top.


Walk off right


Requires gear to set up toprope anchor. Hang it further out toward the arete than you think.

Photos of The Entertainer Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: The Entertainer
BETA PHOTO: The Entertainer

Comments on The Entertainer Add Comment
Show which comments
By tetrault
From: CT
May 21, 2015

This route provides great “entertainment” for those looking for some thin crux moves protected by a single, finicky cam of arguable quality, placed from a bit of a strenuous stance. A slightly runout start and a hollow flake up high only add to the show!

However, what this route may be lacking in G-rated safety, it makes up for with excellent, beta-intensive movement.

The “R” rating provided may be deserved for those attempting an on-sight.

Toprope Anchor:
Multiple options exist. You may decide to build an anchor on the ledge about 10ft down from the top of the cliff. It is also possible to build an anchor without going down to the ledge, or even getting too close to the cliff edge. For this, you will need a good amount of webbing/static line to properly position the master-point. Locate a shallow, flaring crack about 12” long, skier’s left of the arete. Small/medium tricams and/or medium stoppers fit here. About 6 feet skier’s right of this is a deeper crack that fits medium tricams and/or 0.5/0.75 C4’s. This crack is nearly in line with where most parties choose to put their anchor’s master-point, which is just a few inches climbers right of the arete on the ledge.

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