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ValleyView - 5.9

Average Rating = 2.00/5 Average Rating : 2.00 out of 5
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Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 2.00/5
  Rock Quality 3.00/5
  Scenery 4.00/5
  Fun Factor 2.00/5


8 25m pitchs up bankhead buttress. Rap with a single 50 or 60 m rope. Good climbing at 5.6-5.9 level. Rock is loose in places, but generally of better quality than typial Palisar limestone. Check out the tabvar website for topo (

Submitted by: ihategrigris on 2006-10-14
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Route ID: 64546

3 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: dowww on 2011-08-10 (View Climbing Log)

2 out of 5 stars Valley View

Not a very impressive route really. But it is relatively clean and offers nice views as the name implies. A couple of interesting slab moves. We did the whole route in three pitches with a 70m rope. Did 5m of simul-climbing at the end. We used no trad gear up Valley View. Went up there to do Lip Burner and I backed off under the chossy roof. Too fricking chossy for 5.11+ trad for me. With Jason.

Added: 2011-09-06

Red Point Red Point ascent by: ihategrigris on 2006-10-14 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

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Added: 2006-10-14

Flash Flash ascent by: nouseforaname on 2005-03-05 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

Cheese grater with lose rock. Some enjoyable climb. But it was windy as hell!

Witnessed by: Caro
Added: 2005-03-05