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Talamasca - 5.10c

Average Rating = 5.00/5 Average Rating : 5.00 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 1
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (2)
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Two-pitch sport climb
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10b
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 3.00/5
  Rock Quality 5.00/5
  Scenery 5.00/5
  Fun Factor 5.00/5


The route at the far left hand side of the ledge. Two excellent pitches (10b, 10c) comprise this gem. The first pitch is a slabby climb capped by an awesome right-facing lieback that finishes in a good stance. (25m) The second pitch trends right a little bit and is slightly powerful as you pull through the small steep section. (18m) Lower off fixed 'teardrop' biners to the belay atop the first pitch then rap to the ground from there.

Submitted by: sponge on 2003-12-19
Views: 459
Route ID: 46083

2 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.10b
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: dowww on 2007-08-13 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Talamasca

Been on many times. Talamasca's 1st pitch has always seemed more like 5.9 to me compared to some of the other lines on House of Cards, Right. Definitly the easiest pitch up here and what I use for my warmup. A fun pitch for your belayer as well if they are not so good at the 5.10c+ grades. Why not start the day with a smile on their face? Fun Pitch.

Added: 2008-08-17

Flash Flash ascent by: rendog on 2005-01-30 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

surprising climb. Ithought with all the traffic i see on this thing it would be polished to hell

Witnessed by: scallywag
Added: 2005-01-30