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Silk Road - 5.8

Average Rating = 3.83/5 Average Rating : 3.83 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 6
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (6)
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Rock (Sport)
G
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Bolts. Chain anchors 3 metres below the top of the cliff where the rock turns darker and poorer quality.
50
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 2.75/5
  Rock Quality 4.25/5
  Scenery 2.50/5
  Fun Factor 4.00/5

Description:

Climb the crack/corner system a few metres to the left of Golden Triangle. This route doesn't go to the top, so to top rope you need to rap in from the top (slings and ring on tree).

Descent Options:

Rappel.

Submitted by: toquehead on 2007-04-16
Views: 782
Route ID: 85025

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6 Ascents Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: BadBeta on 2013-07-27 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Silk Road

Scary

Added: 2013-07-27

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: CamelCigarettePack on 2013-07-27 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Silk Road

I thought this was a tough route and I tr'd it.

Added: 2013-07-27

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: mthornton on 2011-06-28 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars ok

this would be a bit of a sandbag for a beginner 5.8 leader

Added: 2011-06-28

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: robosasquatch on 2010-09-28 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars It was nice

And then it rained

Added: 2010-09-28

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: CamelCigarettePack on 2010-09-03 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Silk Road

Solid and fun route.

Added: 2010-09-03

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