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Jane Spy - 5.7 popular

Average Rating = 3.08/5 Average Rating : 3.08 out of 5
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4 bolts/draws
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.7
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 2.91/5
  Rock Quality 3.64/5
  Scenery 3.91/5
  Fun Factor 3.09/5


"The first lead for lots of people, but you should be a solid 5.7 climber because there is a fair distance between bolts and the rock is low angle enough that you don't want to fall. One of the most popular climbs at the cliff. Great warm-up. 60 feet tall." ~ MacNamara Spring-loaded clips at bolted anchor to lower off. Can toprope Jackass 5.11c by moving right from Jane Spy's anchor to two bolts without chains or rings.

Submitted by: pierredestcroix on 2006-08-16
Views: 2769
Route ID: 78989

Ascent Note:

  Difficulty 5.7
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: sbm75 on 2008-07-27 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Great rock, lengthy spacing

It was lengthy between bolts, but the climb itself was relatively straight-forward. This was my 2nd lead (same day, same grouping) and was really a joy. Great feet and some solid hands with a portion in the middle that makes you go hmmmmm, but either direction is a solid route to the 3rd bolt.

The view is awesome, but the sun gets pretty hefty in the early afternoon. I suggest hitting the trail by 9AM in the summer for the best and least dehydrating approach.

Added: 2008-07-28