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Sign of the Times - 5.9

Average Rating = 3.00/5 Average Rating : 3.00 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (1)
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Rock (Trad)
G
1
small to medium nuts
40
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 2.00/5
  Rock Quality 2.00/5
  Scenery 3.00/5
  Fun Factor 3.00/5

Description:

Up a creaking flake then step left and climb the cracked wall and groove above to a yew tree belay

Descent Options:

Rappel from tree

Submitted by: JohnCook on 2007-10-11
Views: 261
Route ID: 89584

1 Ascent Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: JohnCook on 2005-10-27 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars led

The flake is sound, but the move off it onto the wall is the crux move. The final groove is a bit vegetated. The tree belay is solid.

Added: 2007-10-11