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Shake n' Bake - 5.9

Average Rating = 5.00/5 Average Rating : 5.00 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 2
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (1)
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Rock (Sport)
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 5.00/5
  Rock Quality 5.00/5
  Scenery 5.00/5
  Fun Factor 5.00/5


Climb the first 10 pitches of the "Wapiti Mainline" The 11th pitch and first new pitch heads up and trends right following similar features as the previous 2 "dragon's back" pitches. Climb through a short but steep crux slab sequence (5.9) up to a comfortable belay. The 12th pitch starts by traversing right again across a small, sometimes wet groove. Mantle up onto a small handrail on the steep slab and continue trending right following the bolts(5.9). The lucky 13th pitch starts with a small traverse to the left and then straight up the smooth slab to a rap station just below the summit trees(5.9). 21 new bolts were placed on lead to complete this new "classic" variation finish to the "Wapiti Mainline" FFA Aaron Hamilton & Allan Hepples 07/07/07

Descent Options:

Rap the route with 2 60m ropes

Submitted by: romperroom on 2007-07-10
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Route ID: 86990

1 Ascent Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: romperroom on 2007-07-07 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Shake n' Bake

First ascent done on the luckiest day of the century! Nice weather and great climbing made this a climb to remember.

Added: 2007-07-10