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**Elephant Crack - 5.6

Average Rating = 4.00/5 Average Rating : 4.00 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (10)
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TR: run it through rain gulley and along the vegetation. Lead: Small/med tricams and cams, nuts
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.6
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 3.33/5
  Rock Quality 4.17/5
  Scenery 2.33/5
  Fun Factor 4.33/5

Description:

Climb to corner/crack below a roof. Traverse right under the roof using crack [and good feet] and finish to the top. NOTE: NOT a novice lead despite the rating!

Submitted by: dynamo_ on 2006-07-05
Views: 879
Route ID: 21072

10 Ascents Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty 5.6
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: tn_traddie on 2001-06-10 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Fun but crux is harder than 5.6

Fun route, but not for the beginning leader

Added: 2010-04-24

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.6
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: jeepthing on 2009-01-21 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars not a good first lead

easy to get freaked out on toprope

Added: 2009-01-21

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: turff on 2008-04-12 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Fun, but not a 6

This is a great climb, and I might could see everything but the traverse as a 6. A six can't have an 8 crux though.

Added: 2008-06-13

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.6
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: hhelbein on 2008-04-19 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Fun route

The under cling traverse is a lot of fun.

Added: 2008-04-21

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.6
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: DoFishFart on 2007-10-06 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Fun

Make big moves through the crack

Added: 2008-01-03

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