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Metamorphosis - 5.12a

Average Rating = 4.00/5 Average Rating : 4.00 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 151
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (2)
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Rock (Sport)
7 bolts, stick clip the first one.
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.11d
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 4.00/5
  Rock Quality 4.00/5
  Scenery 3.00/5
  Fun Factor 4.00/5


It is 10 feet to the right of Turtle's Tail (mixed route). This route starts directly under the first bolt and follows the inside of the arete to the anchors (starting 6 ft. right of the first bolt lowers the grade ). It is a surprisingly decent route. Originally graded 11d, Sandrock 12a though.

Submitted by: jeapord on 2008-03-16
Views: 594
Route ID: 84832

2 Ascents Recorded

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  Safety Rating G
Red Point Red Point ascent by: fishman on 2007-04-15 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars good

I was very pleasantly surprised at the quality of this route. good eye picking this line. i dont know about 3 stars, but a quality route for sure.

Added: 2007-04-15

  Difficulty 5.11d
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Red Point Red Point ascent by: jeapord on 2007-04-06 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars new route

great route, I was expecting a decent route, but this ended up being one of the best routes I've climbed at Sandrock. 3-stars in my opinion.

Added: 2007-04-08