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Ascent Notes for: Dinner with Dracula - 5.12a Average Rating = 3.67/5 Average Rating : 3.67/5

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  Difficulty 5.11d
  Safety Rating G
Flash Flash ascent by: ericq99 on 2014-02-23 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Fun

not 12a tho at least with a reach. Felt 11+ on the flash. Hand jam rest in middle of route gets the pump meter back to zero before the top

Added: 2014-02-23

  Difficulty 5.12a
  Safety Rating G
Red Point Red Point ascent by: ematter on 2013-03-30 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Dinner with Dracula

Powerful start to an endurance finish. Crux is clipping #2 unless you extend it. I really like the flow of the bottom if you stick clip 2 and avoid 1 entirely.

Soft 12a, I think the bottom is too powerful for 11d.

Added: 2013-06-29

  Difficulty 5.12a
  Safety Rating G
Red Point Red Point ascent by: kvochatzer on 2013-03-17 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars step at the outset

A very nice line with some tough thin moves going past #2 to the horizontal crack above #3. A good rest is had before the finish.

As bolted, the protection requires a crux clip at #2. To eliminate the crux clip here, you can use a double quick draw combination or a 24 inch runner hung off #2. This permits the lead climber to clip the protection and head on to the horizontal crack system above #3 instead of stopping at the curving left two-finger pocket left of #2.

First run was 2012/10/28: I hung all over it and didn't much like it. Glad I got back on it today and found its flow for me.

Added: 2012-10-28

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