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Pangolin - 5.10b

Average Rating = 4.00/5 Average Rating : 4.00 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 101
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (1)
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B. Greenwood, R. Lofthouse & D. Vockeroth, 1965
Rock (Trad)
Set of wires, doubles rack to 3 is nice
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10b
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure 4.00/5
  Rock Quality 4.00/5
  Scenery 3.00/5
  Fun Factor 4.00/5


A great climb that has some harder crack climbing for Yam, it follows an obvious break on the east side with a scrambley beginning up to where the real climbing starts however you can belay from the ground, there is a lot of fixed pins on the first pitch and the crux crack on pitch 3 takes great gear. This is an old aid route and a very popular route as well in which it is getting polished.

Descent Options:

Walk off east end

Submitted by: lovesclimbing on 2009-07-20
Last Modified: 2013-08-14
Views: 969
Route ID: 100939

1 Ascent Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.10b
  Safety Rating PG13
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Red Point Red Point ascent by: lovesclimbing on 2009-07-19 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Great route

This is a great route on what I have found the harder side of 10b being more of a crack/off width climb with the 3rd pitch feeling the hardest but the frist isnt without its diffcultes. The last pitch is a bit run out on ok climbing but the move befor the mid bolt is a bit tricky with ledge fall. Great gear once at the roof and heading right.

I had been pulled up this route years ago and never considered that I climbed it but came back for a proper tick

Added: 2009-07-20