Skip to Content

Hercules - 5.11c

Average Rating = 4.00/5 Average Rating : 4.00 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right):
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (1)
Premier Sponsor:
Rock (DWS)
Water (deep water soloing)
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.11c
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 4.00/5
  Rock Quality 5.00/5
  Scenery 5.00/5
  Fun Factor 5.00/5


Start on the left side of the cave, go up to the lip, traverse right and top out around the middle (above the big hueco).

Descent Options:

If you fall, you can either swim to Metrosexual and come out, or swim through the cave (shorter) and climb 4th class terrain on the other side.

Submitted by: crackmeup on 2008-06-17
Views: 403
Route ID: 94265

1 Ascent Recorded

GoRecord an ascent

  Difficulty 5.11c
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Red Point Red Point ascent by: crackmeup on 2008-06-17 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Takes some strength

Best dws route I have climbed. Took me three attempts until I figured out what holds to use, as you have to try it from the start every time you fall. It's a little harder when wet, another climber let me use his dry chalkbag with lots of chalk which was very helpful.

Added: 2008-06-17