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Shadow of Turning - 5.9

Average Rating = 4.14/5 Average Rating : 4.14 out of 5
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PG13
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more bolts than it shows in sport climbs of the canadian rockies.
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Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 3.20/5
  Rock Quality 3.80/5
  Scenery 4.40/5
  Fun Factor 4.40/5

Description:

very cool, highy recomended. climb this 5.9 to set up toprope on High Wire, since there is a runout section of High Wire. The bottom of this route is highly river polished.

Submitted by: biff on 2002-07-06
Views: 870
Route ID: 20291

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8 Ascents Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: arwen211 on 2012-08-13 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars So good.

really fun, nice flow. fun crack at the bottom, a little something for everyone.

Added: 2012-08-13

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: faustiandeal on 2012-08-09 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Head games.

Great finger crack at the bottom. Fun moves at the top. Overall, great climbing.

Added: 2012-08-13

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Flash Flash ascent by: boardcrazzy on 2011-08-02 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Shadow of Turning

I loved the movement on this route. Can be reachy, but big holds when you get them. One of my favourite 5.9's of all time.

Added: 2011-08-04

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: janetteusher on 2010-07-21 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Turning in the shadows

Sweet start following the crack, make sure to stay right under the feature, I started to go left and almost became stuck! :s
Really enjoyed this climb and would do it again :D

Added: 2010-08-26

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Hang Dog Hang Dog ascent by: xnmuller on 2008-06-21 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Great Fun

What fun climb with some variety to it. The base is somewhat polished but it only gets better as you go

Added: 2009-05-22

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