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Stairway To Heaven - 5.8

Average Rating = 3.00/5 Average Rating : 3.00 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 10
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (2)
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sbaclimber, Paul T.
Rock (Sport)
P1=6 bolts + 2x ring anchor, P2=3 bolts + tree anchor
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure 3.50/5
  Rock Quality 3.00/5
  Scenery 4.00/5
  Fun Factor 3.50/5


Scramble to the base of the obvious triangular slab w/ the capping block furthest left. A bit right of center, step out from behind the Manuka tree to find the first bolt. Pretty much self explanatory from there. Pitch 1 is 25m, and grade 14 at most. Pitch 2 is only 15m, but has some gripping moves to the last bolt if grade 15/16 is your limit.

Descent Options:

rap off sling, then rings

Submitted by: sbaclimber on 2007-10-22
Last Modified: 2008-01-20
Views: 645
Route ID: 89918

2 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: socialclimber on 2007-11-11 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Fun line


Added: 2007-11-11

  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating PG13
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Flash Flash ascent by: sbaclimber on 2007-10-20 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Easy slab

Needs a bit of a brush to clear off some of the lichen, but otherwise just downright good-ol' fun climbing.

Added: 2007-10-22