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Gargoyle 18 - 5.10a

Average Rating = 3.00/5 Average Rating : 3.00 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (2)
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Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 2.00/5
  Rock Quality 3.00/5
  Scenery 4.00/5
  Fun Factor 4.00/5


Climb 3 meters up the face and onto the diagonal pedestal at the base of the 3rd dihedral right of the cave. Continue up the dihedral, over loose blocks, to the roof. Using good side clings and hand jams, mount the roof and climb up the easing crack. Belay off the block below the ring-piton.

Submitted by: nzcragrat on 2007-10-22
Views: 683
Route ID: 66635

2 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.10a
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: doogle on 2007-10-19 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Woo

Not as bad as sbaclimber says. I thought it was quite nice (apart from the pigeon shit)

Added: 2007-10-19

Hang Dog Hang Dog ascent by: sbaclimber on 2005-05-15 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

one rest short of a redpoint... this route may get stars in the guide, but not in my book. it goes from grunty half chimney climbing to loose blocks full of pidgeon s***. On the positive side, the pro is good, and the climbing through the roof and beyond is also quite good.

Witnessed by: socialclimber
Added: 2005-05-15